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I Am Sam

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7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo35%
Drama Rated: 13+ (PG-13)20012h 12mOn: HBO Tags: Female Director Medical Political Country: America

Although Sam has the mental capacity of a 7-year-old, he has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them when they leave the hospital, leaving Sam to raise Lucy on his own. But as Lucy grows up, Sam's limitations start to become a problem and the authorities take her away. Sam shames high-priced lawyer, Rita into taking his case pro bono and in turn teaches her the value of love and family.I Am Sam featuring Sean Penn and Michelle Pfeiffer is streaming on HBO, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 5 others. It's a drama movie with a low Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 35% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (137,254 votes).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 4 others).

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#2,437 Ranked Movie

#115 Ranked in Female Director Movies

#121 Ranked in Movies on HBO

#1623 Ranked in Drama Movies

I Am Sam has a low Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 35% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (137,254 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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