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Rated
G
Runtime 123 min
Ratings
100% critics Rotten Tomatoes
85% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Genre Drama
Release 07/31/68
Actors Alan Arkin, Chuck McCann, Peter Mamakos, John O'Leary
Directors Robert Ellis Miller
Sentimental story centers around a deaf-mute, Singer, and Mick, a teenager who lives in the house where he rents a room. Mick and Singer become friends, though they are separated by Singer's lack of communication ability and Mick's struggle with teenage problems. The lives of the people Singer touches are varied, linked only by their friendship with Singer. His friends include a deaf-mute, a drunk, and a doctor. Singer does his best to help those around him solve their problems, but who is there to help him solve his own?
Genre Drama
Release 07/31/68
Actors Alan Arkin, Chuck McCann, Peter Mamakos, John O'Leary
Directors Robert Ellis Miller
Sentimental story centers around a deaf-mute, Singer, and Mick, a teenager who lives in the house where he rents a room. Mick and Singer become friends, though they are separated by Singer's lack of communication ability and Mick's struggle with teenage problems. The lives of the people Singer touches are varied, linked only by their friendship with Singer. His friends include a deaf-mute, a drunk, and a doctor. Singer does his best to help those around him solve their problems, but who is there to help him solve his own?