"The Silent Cry"
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Original air date October 20, 1980
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Written by Michael Landon
Directed by Michael Landon
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Houston, the cantankerous caretaker of the Blind School, gets a turn in the spotlight when two orphaned boys are threatened with separation. A small boy named Josh is mute, making him unappealing to any potential families; but his older brother Michael has plenty to offer. When a couple wants to adopt Michael but not Josh, both brothers become very upset and run away they find an ally in the grumpy old handyman.


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