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Miracle Worker, The (1962) Movie Information

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1940

Avg. Rating:

2.87/4

# of Ratings:

41

Genres:

Drama

Rating:

NR

Language:

English

Theater Date:

05/23/1962

Director:

Arthur Penn

Actors:

Anne Bancroft
Patty Duke
Victor Jory
Inga Swenson
Andrew Prine
Kathleen Comegys

 

 

 

 

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Plot Outline:

A bout with scarlet fever has rendered Helen Keller blind, deaf and mute. When her parents can no longer cope with the feral girl's tantrums, they call in inexperienced but innovative teacher Annie Sullivan. Though Helen perceives sign language as a finger game, Annie's unflagging tutelage ultimately awakens in her charge the concept of words.

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Kyle(The Rebel)  09/01/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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Pure brilliance!

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Snoogans 11/07/2011 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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A great inspiring film based on the real story of Helen Keller.

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mitchellyoung 09/15/2011 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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This is an inspiring film that features some genuinely great acting, particularly from the actress playing Helen Keller. Hits at the right heartstrings without seeming shmaltzy.

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Ichabod Crane 10/23/2009 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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3.5/4 

An excellent adaptation of the Miracle Worker play. Every scene just about is interesting to watch. The story works out throughout and the tale is incredibly interesting. The two main performances are perfect in their roles and their fights are just great to watch. There are few of the scenes involving Annie Sullivan's past that do not work perfectly but everything else does actually. This is true story that works well, and never fails from being stuffy or anything else.

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