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I Am Sam

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7.7/10
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77/100
Drama Rated: 13+ (PG-13)20012h 12mOn: HBO MAX Tags: Female Director Doctor 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 with subscription on HBO MAX, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 3 others. It's a drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (141,603 votes) and was not well received by critics.

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Microsoft & 2 others).

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#2,536 Ranked Movie

#122 Ranked in Female Director Movies

#402 Ranked in Movies on HBO MAX

#1737 Ranked in Drama Movies

I Am Sam has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (141,603 votes) and was not well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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