The Odd Life of Timothy Green
The Odd Life of Timothy Green is a movie produced by Walt Disney. The movie is considered to be a fantasy drama. This movie is about a young boy who has magical powers who finds a family and eventually acceptance. The movie takes place from the point of view of Timothy’s adoptive parents, Cindy and Jim. They want the adoption agency to allow them to adopt this child. They couple found out they could not have a child of their own blood and make a list of what features they would like their ideal child to have. The couple buries their list in a box in the garden of their house. After having a thunderstorm a child shows up at their door. They find the box that was buried had been opened and have a feeling that this child is their dream boy. They also find out something odd about Timothy. Instead of legs he has leaves. The family takes him to a doctor and finds out that the leaves cannot be removed and nothing can be done about his lack of legs. Despite this abnormality they try to treat Timothy as a normal child. He attends school and even finds a girl whom he likes. All is well until the main employer in the town starts to lay off employees putting Jim’s job in jeopardy. Timothy works with his parents to create a new type of pencil to keep the business going. Other things start happening as well. Timothy’s legs to start loose leaf meaning he does not have too much time left. Timothy ends up sending them a letter and they realize how many lives he has touched. The movie ends with a counselor from an adoption agency pulling up to their house with a little girl who is going to be their daughter.