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My left foot : the story of Christy Brown

Author: Jim SheridanShane ConnaughtonNoel PearsonDaniel Day-LewisRay McAnallyAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : HBO Video, [1990]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on cerebral-palsied Christy Brown's true life story, My left foot features Daniel Day-Lewis' Academy Award-winning performance as a man who triumphs over impossible odds to achieve greatnesss.
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Genre/Form: Film adaptations
Biographical films
Fiction films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: Christy Brown; Christy Brown
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Sheridan; Shane Connaughton; Noel Pearson; Daniel Day-Lewis; Ray McAnally; Brenda Fricker; Elmer Bernstein; Christy Brown; Miramax Films.; Granada Films.; HBO Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1559833270 9781559833271
OCLC Number: 21833708
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Based on the book by Christy Brown.
Originally released in 1989 as a motion picture.
Credits: Music composed and directed by Elmer Bernstein ; executive producers, Paul Heller and Steve Morrison.
Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Ray McAnally, Brenda Fricker, Cyril Cusack, Fiona Shaw, Hugh O'Conor, Adrian Dunbar, Ruth McCabe, Alison Whelan.
Awards: Academy Award, 1989: Best actor (Daniel Day-Lewis), Best supporting actress (Brenda Fricker)
Description: 1 videocassette (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS hi-fi ; Dolby mono.
Responsibility: Miramax Films presents a Granada Film ; a Noel Pearson production ; screenplay by Shane Connaughton, Jim Sheridan ; producer, Noel Pearson ; director, Jim Sheridan.

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Based on cerebral-palsied Christy Brown's true life story, My left foot features Daniel Day-Lewis' Academy Award-winning performance as a man who triumphs over impossible odds to achieve greatnesss.

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