Simon Birch (1998)

Simon Birch
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating PG
Runtime 1hr 53mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Comedy, Family, Period
Keywords coming-of-age, faith, medical
Status Released
US Release Date
  
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Cori Burchell Wardrobe Supervisor n/a 120908 13000008
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David Chapman Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
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Joseph G Pacelli Jr. Set Decorator n/a 165 9000003
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Dennis Davenport Art Director n/a 183 9000004
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Raman Rao Gaffer n/a 268 15000004
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Petra Alexandria Assistant (to Laurence Mark) 120820 25000005
Marlena Thomas Assistant (to Roger Birnbaum) 120820 25000004
Megan Moran Assistant (to John Baldecchi) 120820 25000007
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Jack Boem Production Assistant n/a 275 25000009
Brian Rankel Assistant (to Mark Steven Johnson) 120820 25000003
Simone Marie Stock Assistant (to Mark Steven Johnson) 120820 25000002
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Rick Cortes Visual Effects digital artist 419 23000004
Rick Shick Visual Effects digital artist 419 23000006
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Patrick McTavish Actor (LA) 1 1000056
Devon Borisoff Actor (LA) 1 1000051
Sean Sullivan Actor (LA) 1 1000050
Taylor Emerson Actor (LA) 1 1000052
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Marcello Meleca Actor Howard Ellis 1 1000022
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Synopsis
Simon Birch was the smallest delivery ever recorded in the history of Gravestown memorial hospital. The doctors proclaimed Simon a miracle, and ever since he's been quick to remind anyone who forgets. Simon's certain he's gonna be a hero... he's just not sure how. In the meantime, he argues about faith with his tyrannical Sunday school teacher and by-the-Book priest, rides sidecar on the bike of his best friend Joe, and plays lazy afternoon baseball games (with the advantage of having the tiniest strike zone in the league). But fate takes an unexpected turn when Simon gets his first hit: a high foul ball with tragic consequences. From then, the destinies of the two boys become linked as both try to find one thing they're missing. For Joe, it's the identity of his father. For Simon, it's the special purpose God has in mind that only a small miracle like himself can fulfill.