Dan and Laura Miller have been married for several years, but their relationship begins to change when their only son, Adam, loses his hearing at the age of four. Dan begins to explore the idea that with a surgical procedure and cochlear implants his son may be able to hear once again. A rift forms between Dan and Laura when Dan starts to favor the procedure and Laura and her deaf parents oppose it and the issue escalates to a child custody hearing. Stars Marlee Matlin and Jeff Daniels