Children Of A Lesser God

Synopsis: James is a new speech teacher at a school for the deaf. He falls for Sarah, a pupil who decided to stay on at the school rather than venture into the big bad world. She shuns him at first, refusing to read his lips and only using signs. Will her feelings change over time?
Genre: Drama, Romance
Director(s): Randa Haines
Production: Paramount Pictures
  Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 12 nominations.
 
IMDB:
7.2
Rotten Tomatoes:
81%
R
Year:
1986
119 min
73 Views


Yeah.

Ba-boom-a-rang-rang-rang

My heart can feel ya

Ba-boom-a-rang-rang-rang

Close enough

to steal ya

Ba-boom-a-rang-rang-rang

Don't slip by, now

Ba-boom-a-rang-rang-rang

Don't you know that I'll

be comin'back to find ya

Ba-boom-a-rang-rang-rang

You know a boy

can change direction

Ba-boom-a-rang-rang-rang

Givin'you

love and affection

Ba-boom-a-rang-rang-rang

Bein'sweeter

Sweeter

Like a boomerang, baby

Ba-boom-a-rang-rang-rang

Love can turn,

turn around now

Ba-boom-a-rang-rang-rang

Like a boomerang, baby

Ba-boom-a-rang-rang-rang

Ooh, your love

can turn around

Ba-boom-a-rang-rang-rang

Ooh, my love is

gonna catch ya

Ba-boom-a-rang-rang-rang

It's comin'back

to get ya

It's good

that I met ya

Not givin'up

'Cause now I'm gonna

try to get ya

You know a boy

can change direction

Bringin'you

love and protection

Baby, baby, baby

A drip.

[Very Loud]

Oh! What a drip!

No. No. No! No!

That's not what I meant.

I just wanted

to introduce myself.

I'm James Leeds.

It's Sarah, isn't it?

Would you like

to sit down?

Right here.

O.K. We'll both stand up.

Oh, I see.

Very good.

You got me there.

Could you

look at me, please?

If you don't

look at me, I can't...

So, um...

Dr. Franklin tells me

that you've been here

since you were 5.

Mm-hmm.

Um...

when did you graduate?

And, uh, now... now...

now you work here?

Are you reading

my lips?

I don't think that

you are reading my lips.

Ohhh...

Gee, that was quick of me,

wasn't it?

You could've told me.

Why? I don't know.

How about common courtesy?

How about me

getting out of here

so you can

mop the floor?

Man...

you know,

if you let me,

I bet I could teach you

how to speak.

And you could teach me...

but I don't want

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