The Miracle Worker

Young Helen Keller (Melissa Gilbert), Blindness, deaf, and Muteness since infancy, is in danger of being sent to an institution. Her inability to communicate has left her frustrated and violent. In desperation, her parents seek help from the Perkins Institute, which sends them a "half-blind Yankee schoolgirl" named Anne Sullivan (Patty Duke) to tutor their daughter. Through persistence and love, and sheer stubbornness, Annie breaks through Helen's walls of silence and darkness and teaches her to communicate.

  • Movie ID 48413
  • Status Released
  • Released Worldwide October 14, 1979
  • Runtime 98 minutes
  • Genres Drama
  • Directors Paul Aaron
  • Writers William Gibson William Gibson
  • Spoken Languages English
  • Production Companies National Broadcasting Company half-pint productions
  • Production Countries United States of America
  • On Other Sites IMDB
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  • Created March 26, 2019
  • Modified May 16, 2019

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