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A Child Is Waiting

A Child Is Waiting(1963)

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Brief Synopsis

An emotionally fragile woman takes a job teaching mentally handicapped children.

Cast & Crew

Burt Lancaster Dr. Matthew Clark
Judy Garland Jean Hansen
Gena Rowlands Sophie Widdicombe
Steven Hill Ted Widdicombe
Bruce Ritchey Reuben Widdicombe
Paul Stewart Goodman
Elizabeth Wilson Miss Fogarty
Barbara Pepper Miss Brown
John Marley Holland
June Walker Mrs. McDonald
Mario Gallo Dr. Lombardi
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Minneapolis opening: 14 Jan 1963
Release Date:  1963 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Larcas Productions
Duration(mins):  102 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Great, heartwarming movie

    Paul Barba 2013-11-22

    A movie I try to catch each time it is played on TCM. A wonderful movie about children shunned by many of their parents and society who find a home here... MORE>

  • amazing

    Dorothy 2012-10-24

    I had never seen this movie before tonight! It was absolutely amazing. Judy Garland was absolutely fantastic in her role, and I had not had the chance to... MORE>

  • Well developed storyline

    CA_dreaming 2012-10-23

    This movie is a balanced portrayal of children with disabilities. It is a surprise; a heartwarming ending that is still realistic and not overly sugary. ... MORE>