Love Is Never Silent Poster

Release Date: 1985

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Margaret Ryder (Mare Winningham) has always looked after her deaf parents, Janice and Abel (Ed Waterstreet). Long the only contact her folks have had with the speaking world, Margaret struggles with whether she should strike out on her own or not. When Margaret decides to make a change and ends up getting married, her parents interpret the move as a betrayal -- and Margaret is forced to figure out a way to bridge her old life with her new one.

Cast: Mare Winningham, Sid Caesar, Cloris Leachman, Ed Waterstreet, Fredric Lehne, Mark Hildreth, Lou Fant

Director: Joseph Sargent

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Mother, Touching, Emotional, Husband, Friend, 1930s, Marriage, Sacrifice, Love, Inspiring, Escape, Daughter, Family


Nominated Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Nominated Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Winner Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special
Nominated Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special