I Am Sam

About

Sam Dawson is a father with a developmental handicap, and he is fighting for the custody of his seven year-old daughter against a lawyer who wants to place his child in foster care. 

Trivia

Sean Penn was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as Sam. The film is said to be the launching of Dakota Fanning's film career. 

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Released
December 28, 2001
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG-13
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