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When You Remember Me (1990)

Fact-based story of Mike Mills, a teen with muscular dystrophy, who is placed in a state nursing home by his destitute single mother. There he must contend with being the only young person ... See full summary »

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Mike Mills
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Wade
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Nurse Cooder
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Vaughan
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John Harlen
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Joanne
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Nurse Blandings
Dana Anderson ...
Harriet
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Scott
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Clay
Geoffrey Rivas ...
Ray
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Candy
Deborah Benson ...
Lucy Matson
Kari Geller ...
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Fact-based story of Mike Mills, a teen with muscular dystrophy, who is placed in a state nursing home by his destitute single mother. There he must contend with being the only young person in the clinic and with an abusive head nurse. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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7 October 1990 (USA)  »

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A méltóság nevében  »

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Mike Mills: When you remember me. Think about the ocean, fields and mountains. Think about the wind and you'll know that I'm free.
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Brilliant
27 February 2000 | by (Canberra, Australia) – See all my reviews

Most of the other 'comments' I have read missed the point of the movie. One person had the nerve to refer to the lead charachtor as arrogant. My friend, that was hope.

I am a person who has lived through this most devastating of disorders, both brothers had Duchenne muscular dystrophy and are now dead. 'When You Remember Me' captures the soul of a person with DMD in that nomatter what happens, make the best of it. No matter what a person may appear to be/have(disability/color of skin/sex, illness) look at the person inside.

This movie is both insperational and depressing. It must be noted that this is a true story (dramatised) and that people live this every day.


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