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Children of a Lesser God (1986)
Children of a Lesser God (Movie)
October 3, 1986
Children of a Lesser God is a 1986 American romantic drama film directed by Randa Haines and written by Hesper Anderson and Mark Medoff. An adaptation of Medoff's Tony Award–winning stage play of the same name, the film stars Marlee Matlin (in an Oscar-winning performance) and William Hurt as employees at a school for the deaf: a hearing speech teacher and a deaf custodian, whose conflicting ideologies on speech and deafness create tension and discord in their developing romantic relationship.
The Arts referenced in Children of a Lesser God
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October 25, 1975
TV/Films that reference Children of a Lesser God
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May 13, 2001
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