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Based on a true story, this movie chronicles ten years in the life of Brooke Ellison (Vanessa Marano/ Lacey Chabert), who suffered a spinal cord injury as a child that left her paralyzed from the neck down. Rising above her disability, she pursues her dreams of a university education. This made-for-TV movie was the last project undertaken by actor/ director Christopher Reeve (who was also left in a quadriplegic state after a devastating accident).

MPAA Rating PG for thematic elements and language
Theatrical Release To Be Announced
Cast Lacey Chabert, Christopher Reeve
Run Time 120
Sony Pictures

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