My Left Foot (1989)
The acclaimed true story of Christy Brown, an Irish artist and writer who refused to let the cerebral palsy that crippled him since birth make him a prisoner of his own body. Daniel Day-Lewis earned an Academy Award as Brown, as did co-star Brenda Fricker. With Ray McAnally, Hugh O'Connor. 103 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, French Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: French, Spanish; featurettes; photo gallery.
Academy Award ®
Winner: Best Actor (Daniel Day-Lewis), Best Supporting Actress (Brenda Fricker)
Nominee: Best Picture, Best Director (Jim Sheridan), Best Adapted Screenplay
- Jim Sheridan
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Brenda Fricker, Alison Whelan, Kirsten Sheridan, Declan Croghan, Eanna Macliam, Marie Conmee, Cyril Cusack, Ray McAnally, Hugh O'Conor, Fiona Shaw, Phelim Drew, Ruth McCabe, Patrick Laffan, Derry Power, Darren McHugh, Eileen Colgan, Tom Hickey, Britta Smith, Adrian Dunbar, Martin Dunne, Ger O'Leary, Don King