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Overall A

This made-for-TV movie dramatizes the real life and career of Dr. Ben Carson, a neurosurgeon who, despite his humble beginnings, uses his Gifted Hands to bless the lives of children suffering from brain disorders.

Violence B
Sexual Content A
Profanity B+
Substance Use A

MPAA Rating: Not Rated

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Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story

What is Ben’s mother willing to give for her children? Why do her boys not always appreciate what she is trying to do? How does time affect the way they see her efforts? In what ways is she rewarded for her sacrifices?

What things does Ben have to do for himself? Who does he turn to for support? How hard does he have to work?

Click here to learn more about the real Ben Carson and his life and career.