My Left Foot 1989


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 have a intellectual disability for the first ten years of his life.

Directed by: Jim Sheridan
Release date: 1989-07-21
Runtime: 103 minutes
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Tagline: A film about life, laughter, and the occasional miracle.
Daniel Day-Lewis
Daniel Day-Lewis
Christy Brown 
Brenda Fricker
Brenda Fricker
Bridget Fagan-Brown 
Alison Whelan
Alison Whelan
Sheila Brown 
Declan Croghan
Declan Croghan
Tom Brown 
Eanna MacLiam
Eanna MacLiam
Benny Brown 
Marie Conmee
Marie Conmee
Sadie Brown 
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Also known as:
  • A bal lábam
  • Il mio piede sinistro
  • Kuf Ragli Ha-Smalit
  • Meu Pé Esquerdo
  • Mi pie izquierdo
  • Min venstre fod
  • Minun elämäni
  • Moja Levaja Noga
  • My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown
  • Το αριστερό μου πόδι
  • Моя ліва нога
  • Моят ляв крак
  • 나의 왼발