Miramax | Release Date: March 30, 1990
Summary: True story of cerebral palsied Christy Brown, who overcame his illness and poverty to become an accomplished artist, poet and writer.
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Runtime: 103 min
Rating: R
Production: Radio Telefís Éireann (RTÉ)
Genres: Biography, Drama
Countries: UK, Ireland
Language: English
Home Release Date: Jan 1, 2000
Director Credit
Jim Sheridan Director
Writer Credit
Christy Brown Book
Jim Sheridan Screenplay
Shane Connaughton Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Brenda Fricker Mrs. Brown
Daniel Day-Lewis Christy Brown
Cast Credit
Alison Whelan Sheila
Cyril Cusack Lord Castlewelland
Declan Croghan Tom
Derry Power Customer In Bar
Eanna MacLiam Benny
Fiona Shaw Dr. Eileen Cole
Hugh O'Conor Young Christy Brown
Kirsten Sheridan Sharon
Marie Conmee Sadie
Pat Laffan Barman
Phelim Drew Brian
Ray McAnally Mr. Brown
Ruth McCabe Mary
Producer Credit
Arthur Lappin Line Producer
Noel Pearson Producer
Paul M. Heller Executive Producer
Steve Morrison Executive Producer