A Lion in the House Poster

Release Date: December 19th, 2005

Not Yet Rated|3 hr 49 min

Plot Summary
This lauded documentary follows the lives of five young people as they deal with the harsh reality of childhood cancer. Ranging from ages 6 to 19, the kids in the film have their own ways of coping with the disease, often approaching their situations with courage and humor. Also featuring the children's parents, who must contend with the emotional and financial tolls of seeing their kids through treatment, the production presents incredibly difficult battles with a formidable disease.

Director: Steven Bognar, Julia Reichert

Genres: Documentary

Keywords: Growing up, Family, Daughter, Son, Quest, Inspiring, Emotional, 2000s, Doctor, Father, Hospital, Mother