Didn't you just fall asleep, little
(Lucy cries harder)
Okay, if you say it's time to get up,
then it's time to get up, time to get
(Sam sniffs the air)
Oh my, oh my, oh my. Quite a bit of
promotional buttons: one says "Hertz, #1 for Car Rentals",
Go!" Sam undoes it.
Oh my God, oh my God, oh my God. Let me
see let me see let me see.
You look very beautiful this morning,
INT. WALMART - DAY
Sam stares at the "Great Wall of Diapers", awed. He reaches
for the Pampers, balancing Lucy, then the Luvs, no, the
AISLE. Gerber, Carnation, Carnation Iron Fortified. He
I Am Sam (2001)
Synopsis: I Am Sam (stylized i am sam) is a 2001 American drama film written and directed by Jessie Nelson, and starring Sean Penn as a father with a developmental disability, Dakota Fanning as his inquisitive daughter, and Michelle Pfeiffer as his lawyer. Dianne Wiest, Loretta Devine, Richard Schiff and Laura Dern appear in supporting roles. Jessie Nelson and Kristine Johnson, who co-wrote the screenplay, researched the issues facing adults with intellectual disabilities by visiting the non-profit organization L.A. GOAL (Greater Opportunities for the Advanced Living). They subsequently cast two actors with disabilities, Brad Silverman and Joe Rosenberg, in key roles.