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Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story

2009 | NR | 4.4 out of 5 Stars

Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr. stars as pediatric neurosurgeon Ben Carson, who overcomes enormous obstacles to study medicine and save lives at Johns Hopkins Hospital in this made-for-cable drama based on Carson's memoirs.
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Johnny

2010 | NR | 4.3 out of 5 Stars

Still reeling from his 10-year-old son's tragic accidental death, Dr. Drew Carter attempts to assuage his family's grief by adopting Johnny Bell, a terminally ill foster child suffering from leukemia.
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Hachi: A Dog's Tale

2009 | NR | 4.2 out of 5 Stars

When his master dies, a loyal pooch named Hachiko keeps a regular vigil -- for more than a decade -- at the train station where he once greeted his owner every day in this touching drama based on a true story.
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Safe Haven

2013 | NR | 4.2 out of 5 Stars

This adaptation of the novel by Nicholas Sparks centers on a mysterious woman who arrives in a small North Carolina town and begins a new life but remains haunted by the terrifying secret that prompted her to travel across the country.
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Good Will Hunting

1997 | NR | 4.2 out of 5 Stars

When professors at MIT discover that an aimless janitor working at the university is also a math genius, a therapist helps the young man confront the demons that are holding him back in this uplifting drama about friendship and risk.
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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

2008 | NR | 4.2 out of 5 Stars

When his family moves to Poland, young Bruno befriends Shmuel, a boy who lives on the other side of the fence, where everyone seems to be wearing striped pajamas. Unaware of Shmuel's fate as a Jewish prisoner, Bruno embarks on a dangerous journey.
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Life Is Beautiful

1997 | NR | 4.2 out of 5 Stars

A Jewish Italian waiter named Guido is sent to a Nazi concentration camp, along with his wife and their young son. Refusing to give up hope, Guido tries to protect his son's innocence by pretending that their imprisonment is an elaborate game.
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Imitation of Life

1959 | NR | 4.1 out of 5 Stars

Lora, a white widow with a daughter, and Annie, a black single mother, move in together and face a huge challenge as they try to raise their children. Annie's daughter favors her light-skinned father and comes to resent her mother's black identity.
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Little Red Wagon

2012 | NR | 4.1 out of 5 Stars

Armed with his beat-up red wagon and a blazing spirit of philanthropy, 8-year-old Zach sets out to help homeless children in the wake of Hurricane Charley by walking from his house in Florida to the White House.
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A Werewolf Boy

2012 | NR | 4.1 out of 5 Stars

After moving to the country to cope with illness, city girl Suni befriends a mute boy who appears to have literally been raised by wolves. But violent conflict brews when another man seeks Suni's attention.
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The Cure

1995 | NR | 4.0 out of 5 Stars

Rejected by his peers, an 11-year-old Minnesota boy who contracted AIDS from a blood transfusion develops a kinship with his new neighbor. When the duo reads about a New Orleans' doctor's cure for AIDS, they head down the Mississippi River on a raft.
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Snowmen

2011 | NR | 4.0 out of 5 Stars

In this family-friendly drama, a surprising discovery in the snow catapults three small-town boys into the spotlight. Soon the pals hatch a plan to be remembered forever by setting a world record for building snowmen.
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The Ryan White Story

1989 | NR | 4.0 out of 5 Stars

After contracting HIV from a tainted blood treatment, young hemophiliac Ryan White is ostracized by his Kokomo, Ind., community, forcing the ailing teen and his determined mother to hire a lawyer to fight for Ryan's right to attend public school.
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Silenced

2011 | NR | 4.0 out of 5 Stars

Though it is hard to believe, this is the true account of what took place inside a school for the deaf. For about 5 years since 2000, the principal and some teachers committed inhumane sexual molestation and abuse against some deaf children. Though we do not want to accept it, it is true. It is time to face this horrible truth.
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Rain Man

1988 | NR | 4.0 out of 5 Stars

Fast-talking yuppie Charlie Babbitt is forced to slow down when he embarks on a life-changing cross-country odyssey with the brother he never knew he had, an autistic savant named Raymond who's spent most of his life in an institution.
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More than Blue

2009 | NR | 3.9 out of 5 Stars

In a tragic romance colored with sadness, two orphaned friends eventually fall in love but suppress their true feelings in a misguided attempt to make each other happy. In the end, will either get what they really want?
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Dark Horse

1992 | NR | 3.9 out of 5 Stars

Following a scrape with the law, teenager Allison is sentenced to perform community service on a horse farm. Once there, she finds herself bonding gradually with Jet, a horse that's been deemed a problem case -- just like her.
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No Higher Love

1999 | NR | 3.9 out of 5 Stars

Ellen Young (Katey Segal), a loving wife and mother and a successful realtor, leads a seemingly perfect life until she discovers that she's terminally ill with cancer. With just months to live, Ellen finds nurse Claire Hutton (Annabeth Gish), who becomes an integral part of the family's life -- and to whom she entrusts her husband's and child's well-being after she's gone.
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The Mighty

1998 | NR | 3.9 out of 5 Stars

When Kevin, who has a rare physical disorder, meets learning-disabled but very large and strong Max, they bond over a fantasy world of knights and sorcery, and the two outcasts combine their strengths at home and school to overcome their weaknesses.
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Beat the Drum

2003 | NR | 3.9 out of 5 Stars

When a mysterious illness wipes out his entire village, claiming the lives of both his parents, 9-year-old Musa (Junior Singo) is forced to set off on his own, eventually joining the ranks of the scores of orphans who live on the streets of Johannesburg. Directed by David Hickson, this poignant award-winning film examines the heartbreaking effect that AIDS has had on the poor and underprivileged children of Africa.
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Triumph of the Heart

1991 | NR | 3.9 out of 5 Stars

A poignant story in the mode of "Brian's Song" and "Something for Joey". This is the tale of Ricky Bell, an all-pro running back with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who died of a rare muscle disease in the prime of his career.
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Brian's Song

2001 | NR | 3.9 out of 5 Stars

In this remake of the Emmy-winning 1971 tearjerker, the friendship of Chicago Bears running backs Brian Piccolo and Gale Sayers gets them through difficult times -- especially when Piccolo is stricken with terminal cancer.
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And Your Name Is Jonah

1979 | NR | 3.9 out of 5 Stars

Deaf youngster Jonah Corelli (Jeffrey Bravin) was tragically misdiagnosed as mentally retarded when he was a boy, leading to years of frustration for both Jonah and his parents (James Woods and Sally Struthers). When the boy's abilities are recognized, Jonah's world opens as he learns sign language. Jonah's struggles to make himself understood provide an affecting, heart-rending family drama with an important message.
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The Best of Youth

2003 | NR | 3.9 out of 5 Stars

This sprawling drama sweeps from the 1960s to the 21st century, tracking two brothers who strain family bonds by taking totally different paths and ending up on opposite sides of the political spectrum.
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My Left Foot

1989 | NR | 3.9 out of 5 Stars

Daniel Day-Lewis won an Oscar for his emotionally and physically complex portrayal of Irish writer Christy Brown, who was born with cerebral palsy and eventually learned to write using the only body part he could control: his left foot.
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