Amy (1981 film)

Amy
Directed by Vincent McEveety
Produced by Jerome Courtland
Written by Noreen Stone
Starring Jenny Agutter
Barry Newman
Kathleen Nolan
Chris Robinson
Music by Robert F. Brunner
Cinematography Leonard J. South
Studio Walt Disney Productions
Distributed by Buena Vista Distribution
Release date(s) March 20, 1981 (1981-03-20)
Running time 100 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Amy is a 1981 film produced by Walt Disney Productions, distributed by Buena Vista Distribution, written by Noreen Stone and directed by Vincent McEveety, and starring Jenny Agutter.[1][2]

Plot

Amy Medford (Jenny Agutter) is a dutiful housewife of the early 1900s. But when her husband Elliot (Chris Robinson) objects to a wife with a career, Amy leaves her husband and comfortable lifestyle. She goes on to devote her life to teaching sight-and-hearing-impaired students at a tradition-bound special school. Amy's students take on a team of "normal" kids at a football game.

Educational film

In 1982, Disney Educational Services excerpted a sequence out of the film for educational use, entitled Amy-on-the-Lips.

Cast

DVD Release

Disney released a DVD-on-Demand version of this film as part of their "Disney Generations Collection" line of DVD's on June 26, 2011.

References

External links

  • DVD
  • Internet Movie Database
  • AllRovi
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