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Title The miracle worker / United Artists Pictures Inc. ; a Playfilms' production, released thru United Artists ; screenplay by William Gibson ; produced by Fred Coe ; directed by Arthur Penn.

Publication Info. [Los Angeles, Calif.] : Playfilm Productions, [1962]
[Beverly Hills, CA] : United Artists, [1962]
[Santa Monica, Calif.] : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, [2010]
[Beverly Hills, CA] : Distributed by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 West Hartford, Bishop's Corner Branch - Media Room  DVD MIRACLE    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical mono Dolby Digital rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD Video region 1 rda
Motion picture
Series MGM DVD.
System Details DVD ; region 1 ; NTSC ; Dolby Digital mono ; widescreen (1.66:1) ; single layer.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1962.
Cast Anne Bancroft, Patty Duke, Victor Jory, Inga Swenson, Andrew Prine, Kathleen Comegys.
Credits Director of photography, Ernest Caparros ; music, Laurence Rosenthal ; editor, Aram Avakian.
Note Based on the play of the same name by William Gibson.
Includes original theatrical trailer.
Date on container, c2010. Date on DVD label, c2010. Date on end credits, c2001.
Summary A dramatization of the story about the struggle of a Boston teacher, Annie Sullivan, to communicate with and teach the deaf, blind, and mute child, Helen Keller.
Audience Not rated by MPAA.
Canadian Home Video Rating: G.
Awards Academy Award, 1963: Best Actress (Anne Bancroft), Best Supporting Actress (Patty Duke).
Language English, French, or Spanish dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned.
Subject Gibson, William, 1914-2008. Miracle worker -- Film adaptations.
Keller, Helen, 1880-1968 -- Drama.
Sullivan, Annie, 1866-1936 -- Drama.
Deafblind women -- United States -- Biography -- Drama.
Deafblind people -- United States -- Biography -- Drama.
Teachers of deafblind people -- United States -- Biography -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Biographical films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Gibson, William, 1914-2008, screenwriter.
Coe, Fred, 1914-1979, producer.
Penn, Arthur, 1922-2010, director.
Bancroft, Anne, 1931-2005, actor.
Duke, Patty, 1946-2016 actor.
Jory, Victor, 1902-1982, actor.
Swenson, Inga, 1932?- actor.
Prine, Andrew, actor.
Comegys, Kathleen, 1893-1984, actor.
Caparros, Ernest, cinematographer.
Rosenthal, Laurence, 1926- composer.
Avakian, Aram, 1926-1987, editor of moving image work.
Gibson, William, 1914-2008. Miracle worker.
Playfilm Productions, Inc., production company.
United Artists Corporation., film distributor.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Film Co. film distributor.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. film distributor.
Standard No. 027616858986
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