Children of a Lesser God (1986)
Philip Bosco: Dr. Curtis Franklin
Dr. Curtis Franklin : Yelling at the back of a deaf person, very good James.
Dr. Curtis Franklin : This is the most amazing résumé I've ever seen.
James Leeds : I've been with some really good schools. The best.
Dr. Curtis Franklin : All of them. All of the best. One right after another. You've also been with the Lucky Erin Bar and Grill.
James Leeds : Pittsburgh. Bartender.
Dr. Curtis Franklin : And a disc jockey.
James Leeds : Yeah, that was in Oklahoma. I used to broadcast in sign language.
Dr. Curtis Franklin : You've covered all the map, Mr. Leeds.
James Leeds : I've got a lot of energy.
Dr. Curtis Franklin : I'm sure you do have a lot of energy and a lot of new ideas. I did too when...
[signing like a long time ago]
Dr. Curtis Franklin : But nobody's trying to change the world around here. Just trying to help a few deaf kids get along a little better. But that's all. Everything else is razzle-dazzle. Am I making myself clear?
James Leeds : Yes, I believe that are you.