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Loz Loory's rating of the film My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown

An inspiring story about overcoming obstacles, and especially inspiring to those with physical/mental issues who struggle with isolation/depression/pain. Day-Lewis and Fricker are wonderful. Nice to see a young Fiona Shaw. Script brilliantly shows enduring familial love. Music cues at times sappy. Heterosexual fairy tale ending very troubling; Brown's actual marriage was example of abuse many disabled people suffer.