Johnny Belinda Poster

Release Date: 1982

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
Belinda (Rosanna Arquette), who does not speak or listen, is shunned by everyone in her community, including her own family. Bill (Richard Thomas), a social worker on a year-long visit, becomes fascinated with Belinda and makes a startling discovery: She's deaf and mute. He begins teaching her sign language, and the two quickly develop a close friendship. When Belinda is attacked one night by a local drunk (Dennis Quaid), Bill's feelings for her become something he can't ignore.

Cast: Richard Thomas, Rosanna Arquette, Dennis Quaid

Director: Anthony Page

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Father, Emotional, Transformation, Love interest, Love, 1980s, Gripping, Hospital, House