The Blind Side (2009)

The Blind Side (2009) is a Biography, Drama, Sport film directed by John Lee Hancock – Based on the true story of Leigh Anne and Sean Tuohy who take in a homeless teenage African-American, Michael “Big Mike” Oher. Michael has no idea who his father is and his mother is a drug addict. Michael has had little formal education and few skills to help him learn. Leigh Anne soon takes charge however, as is her nature, ensuring that the young man has every opportunity to succeed. When he expresses an interest in football, she goes all out to help him, including giving the coach a few ideas on how best to use Michael’s skills. They not only provide him with a loving home, but hire a tutor to help him improve his grades to the point where he would qualify for an NCAA Division I athletic scholarship. Michael Oher was the first-round pick of the Baltimore Ravens in the 2009 NFL draft. IMDB


Directed By – John Lee Hancock

Genre – Biography, Drama, Sport

Cast – Quinton Aaron , Lily Collins , Sandra Bullock , Catherine Dyer , Tim McGraw , Jae Head , Kim Dickens , Brian Hollan , Kathy Bates , Andy Stahl , Libby Whittemore , Ray McKinnon , Adriane Lenox , Tom Nowicki , Melody Weintraub

In Theaters – 20 November 2009

Duration – 109 Minutes

MPAA Rating : PG-13

Taglines : Based on the extraordinary true story

Story Writers: John Lee Hancock , Michael Lewis

Country: USA

Language: English

Production Company : Zucker/Netter Productions , Alcon Entertainment , Left Tackle Pictures , Netter Productions