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What the Deaf Man Heard

What the Deaf Man Heard(1997)

Also Known As: Hallmark Hall of Fame (11/23/97) |

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Brief Synopsis

Sammy, a 10-year-old boy pretends to be a deaf mute after his mother abandons him at the Barrington, Georgia, bus station. There, he spends twenty-six years in secret silence, realizing the benefits of pretending he cannot hear or speak. Thinking he is deaf, the townsfolk have blurted out their true

Cast & Crew

Matthew Modine Sammy Ayers
Claire Bloom Mrs Tynan
Judith Ivey Lucille
James Earl Jones Archibald Thacker
Jerry O'Connell Reverend Perry Ray Pruitt
Bernadette Peters Helen Ayers
Tom Skerritt Norm Jenkins
Anne Bobby Tallasse Tynan
Jake Weber Tolliver Tynan
Frankie Muniz Young Sammy
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1997 Production Date: 
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Sound:  Production Co:  .....Production Company, CBS Entertainment .....Network, .....Public Relations
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  • Great Movie

    Dianne Barnes 2011-11-28

    Have seen this movie only once and my husband only once. My husband is partially deaf and this movie was especially fun for him to watch. PLEASE make this... MORE>

  • please, please put on dvd

    Mary Stewart 2007-10-23

    I enjoyed this movie so much, the second time it aired my entire family watched. It is a rare made for tv movie without sexual innuendo or violence. It... MORE>

  • Want to see again

    Jerry Carter 2007-02-11

    I saw this movie several years ago and thought it was a great movie. I can't understand why it has not been shown more often. It was more... MORE>