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What the Deaf Man Heard

23rd November 1997
2h
John Kent Harrison

What the Deaf Man Heard is a 1997 Comedy Drama film released on 23rd November; John Kent Harrison directed the film which stars James Earl Jones, Jerry O'Connell, and Tom Skerritt.

Plot

In 1945, a young boy arrives in a small Georgia town on a bus from which his mother was abducted and murdered. Alone he sits quietly and everyone becomes convinced that he is deaf and mute. Deciding that silence offers some power and protection, the boy decides to remain mute and just listens to all that is being said around him by people who think that he cannot hear.

Genres & Themes

Cast (12)

James Earl Jones's profile James Earl Jones
Age at Filming ≈ 65
Jerry O'Connell's profile Jerry O'Connell
Age at Filming ≈ 22
Tom Skerritt's profile Tom Skerritt
Age at Filming ≈ 63
Matthew Modine's profile Matthew Modine
Age at Filming ≈ 37
Jake Weber's profile Jake Weber
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Claire Bloom's profile Claire Bloom
Age at Filming ≈ 65
Bernadette Peters's profile Bernadette Peters
Age at Filming ≈ 48
Judith Ivey
Age at Filming ≈ 45
Stephen Spinella's profile Stephen Spinella
Age at Filming ≈ 40
Frankie Muniz's profile Frankie Muniz
Age at Filming ≈ 11
Anne Bobby's profile Anne Bobby
Age at Filming ≈ 29
Hallee Hirsh
Age at Filming ≈ 9

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Production Companies

Hallmark Hall of Fame Productions

What the Deaf Man Heard Stats

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

17% 0-12
17% 20-29
17% 30-39
25% 40-49
25% 60-69

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

42% Female
58% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Neutral/Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown

What the Deaf Man Heard FAQ

When was What the Deaf Man Heard released?

What the Deaf Man Heard was released 26 years ago, on Sunday November 23rd, 1997.

Is What the Deaf Man Heard on Netflix?

No, What the Deaf Man Heard is not currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is What the Deaf Man Heard on Amazon Prime?

No, What the Deaf Man Heard is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is What the Deaf Man Heard on Disney Plus?

No, What the Deaf Man Heard is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States