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  • Never becomes maudlin. Rather, it retains an upbeat air of hope, and even humor, as two brave men battle fate. show more

  • As the film makes pointedly clear, ALS is what is considered an "orphan disease," meaning drug companies aren't willing to devote their resources to finding a cure because they feel too small a percentage of the population suffer from it to make an effective drug profitable. show more

  • It is harrowing, heartbreaking, cheering, and unforgettable. show more

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