Athletic youth, aware of his terminal illness, refuses to give up.

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Lois Swensen
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Stanley 'Stan' Swenson
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Marilyn Porter
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Paul Swensen
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Dr. Duchesnes
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Eric Swensen
Tom Clancy ...
Murphy
James G. Richardson ...
Tom
Eileen McDonough ...
Linda Swenson
Katherine Squire ...
Mrs. Harris
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Dr. Gruder
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Susan Gilbert
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Ricardo (as Ron Joseph)
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Gene Tyburn ...
Pharmacist
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Athletic youth, aware of his terminal illness, refuses to give up.

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The disease: incurable. The odds: insurmountable. But Eric will not surrender! An unforgettable true drama of a young man's fight for hope, for love, for life. A two-hour special adapted from Doris Lund's best-seller "Eric."

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10 November 1975 (USA)  »

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Hallmark Hall of Fame: Eric (#25.1)  »

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Released theatrically in France. French title: "Printemps perdus". See more »

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gotta see this movie

No matter how old you are, this movie will stay with you forever, it is a true touching story of one kids fight for life. If i ever get a terminal illness may i have as much strenth & coiurage as Eric did. Please watch this movie.


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