skip navigation
The Miracle Worker

The Miracle Worker(1962)

Remind Me

TCMDb Archive MaterialsView all archives (0)

DVDs from TCM Shop

The Miracle Worker True story of the determined... MORE > $11.21 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now


powered by AFI

DVDs from TCM Shop

The Miracle Worker True story of the determined... MORE > $11.21
Regularly $14.98
buy now

Brief Synopsis

True story of the determined teacher who helped Helen Keller overcome deafness and blindness to learn to communicate.

Cast & Crew

Arthur Penn Director
Anne Bancroft Annie Sullivan
Patty Duke Helen Keller
Victor Jory Captain Keller
Inga Swenson Kate Keller
Andrew Prine James Keller
Jack Hollander Mr. Anagnos
Michael Darden Percy at 10
Peggy Burke Helen at 7
Dale Ellen Bethea Martha at 10
Walter Wright Jr. Percy at 8

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 23 May 1962
Release Date:  1962 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Playfilms Productions
Duration(mins):  106 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

Leonard Maltin Ratings & Review



User Ratings & Review

This title has not been reviewed. Be the FIRST to write a review by CLICKING HERE >

User Ratings & Review

User Reviews:

  • Recommend:

  • Cinema History:

  • Cinematography:

  • Lead Performers:

  • Supporting Cast:

  • Director:

  • Screen Play:

  • Music Score:

  • Title Sequence:

User Ratings:

  • "Her handicap is your love and pity"

    Jeff Boston 2017-02-18

    Anne Sullivan was an amazing woman, and this film is a tremendous tribute to her and to Helen Keller, one of the most inspirational individuals ever. I... MORE>

  • The Miracle Worker

    Michael Whitty 2016-10-03

    Anne Bancroft and Patty Duke won Academy Awards playing Annie Sullivan and Helen Keller. Sullivan must create improvement to the situation of Helen Keller... MORE>

  • Helen Keller

    Jeffrey Pollock 2015-02-12

    This movie has been a favorite of mine for some 30 years. I used to watch it with my wife, such a beautiful person she was. This movie teaches us so many... MORE>