Children of a Lesser God

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Original title Children of a Lesser God
Category Drama, Romance
UK Release Date
Production year 1986
Production Country
Directors Randa Haines
Cast William Hurt, Marlee Matlin, Philip Bosco, Piper Laurie, Bob Hiltermann, John Limnidis, Allison Gompf, John F. Cleary, Philip Holmes


James is a new speech teacher at a school for the deaf. He falls for Sarah, a pupil who decided to stay on at the school rather than venture into the big bad world. She shuns him at first, refusing to read his lips and only using signs. Will her feelings change over time?