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My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown (1989)

103 min - Drama - 24 February 1989
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In this true story told through flashbacks, Christy Brown is born with crippling cerebral palsy into a poor, working-class Irish family. Able only to control movement in his left foot and to speak in guttural sounds, he is mistakenly believed to be retarded for the first ten years of his life.

Director:  Jim Sheridan

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In this true story told through flashbacks, Christy Brown is born with crippling cerebral palsy into a poor, working-class Irish family. Able only to control movement in his left foot and to speak in guttural sounds, he is mistakenly believed to be retarded for the first ten years of his life.


Collections: Jim Sheridan

Genres: Drama

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Country:   United Kingdom Ireland
Language:  English
Release Date:  24 February 1989

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Runtime:  1 h 43 min

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