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Daniel Day-Lewis Brenda Fricker Ray McAnally MOVIE CLIPS click to subscribe Christy (Daniel Day-Lewis) celebrates his seventeenth birthday and plays soccer with his brothers and the neighborhood boys. TM & © Miramax Films (2012) Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Brenda Fricker, Declan Croghan, Ray McAnally Director: Jim Sheridan MOVIECLIPS YouTube Channel: Join our Facebook page: Follow us on Twitter: Buy Movie: Producer: Paul M. Heller, Arthur Lappin, Steve Morrison, Noel Pearson Screenwriter: Shane Connaughton, Jim Sheridan, Christy Brown Film Description: An alternative to the general run of “triumph over the odds” biopics, My Left Foot is the true story of Irish cerebral palsy victim Christy Brown. Paralyzed from birth, Brown (played by Hugh O’Conor as child and Daniel Day-Lewis as an adult) is written off as retarded and helpless. But Christy’s indomitable mother (Brenda Fricker) never gives up on the boy. Using his left foot, the only part of his body not afflicted, Brown learns to write. He grows up to become a well-known author, painter, and fundraiser, and along the way falls in love with nurse Mary Carr (Ruth McCabe). There’s no sugarcoating in My Left Foot: Brown, a heavy drinker, was by no means lovable. Day-Lewis and Fricker both won Academy Awards for their performances, and the film was nominated for Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Adapted Screenplay. Also notable are the late Ray McAnally in his next-to-last film role as Christy’s

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