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Lorenzo’s Oil

When Augusto and Michaela Odone (Nick Nolte and Susan Sarandon) discover their son is dying from a rare disease, the couple begins a desperate search for a cure. Lorenzo's Oil is based on a true story. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A
Violence: A
Sexual Content: A
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: --
Run Time: 129
Theater Release: 15 Jan 1993
Video Release: 06 Apr 2004
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Lorenzo’s Oil is rated PG-13:

Cast: Nick Nolte, Susan Sarandon
Studio: 1992 Universal Pictures

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Starring Nick Nolte and Susan Sarandon, Lorenzo's Oil is a movie based on the real life work and research done by Augusto and Michaela Odone, and their search for… 
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