Life is hard on MacDonald farm in stony, windswept Nova Scotia and harder for young Belinda, a deaf mute whose affliction has been confused with mental deficiency. Then the towns new doctor takes an interest in helping her break out of her silent prison.Jane Wyman won the Best Actress Academy Award for her sensitive portrayal of Belinda, capturing the girls affecting isolation, awakening desire to learn and ultimate triumph. Directed by Jean Negulesco and co-starring Lew Ayres, Charles Bickford and Agnes Moorehead (all four Oscar nominees* for their fine work), Johnny Belinda (nominated for a total 11 Oscars including Best Picture) blends atmosphere, nuance and high drama into a heartbreaking classic.
Jane Wyman, Lew Ayres
Mild Themes And Violence
4:3 Original Aspect Ratio
Vintage Short - The Little Archer