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I Am Sam

SAM DAWSON (SEAN PENN) LIVES with a moderate learning disability that prevents him from progressing past a job of clearing tables and sorting sugar packages at Starbucks. However, it doesn't stop him from fathering a child after the softhearted man offeres a homeless woman a place to sleep. Get the movie review and more. »

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Overall: C
Violence: A-
Sexual Content: B-
Language: D+
Drugs/Alcohol: A-
Run Time: 132
Theater Release: 27 Dec 2001
Video Release: 17 Jun 2002
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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I Am Sam is rated PG-13: for language

Cast: Sean Penn, Dakota Fanning, Michelle Pfeiffer
Studio: 2001 New Line Cinema

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