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Sunday, January 17, 1993 11.8 19 3
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  • Season: 1992-93
  • Network: CBS
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Medical/Disease/Mental Illness, True Story, Man Against The System

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Plot Synopsis

In 1987, despondent quadriplegic, Larry McAfee, battles the state of Georgia to get permission to install a switch on his ventilator that would allow him the right to die when he wished. He comes to the attention of radio talk show host Russ Fine, who becomes his trusted advocate. A deep friendship develops that profoundly change both men.


Production Company:

  • Avnet-Kerner Co. IAW Companionway Films

Production Type:

  • Independent
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