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Rise and Walk: The Dennis Byrd Story (1994)

The true story of Dennis Byrd, his football career, his terrible accident, and his miraculous recovery and rehabilitation.

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The true story of Dennis Byrd, his football career, his terrible accident, and his miraculous recovery and rehabilitation.

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28 February 1994 (USA)  »

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A Luta de Dennis Byrd  »

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Inspiring story, excellent cast
23 August 1999 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This story is terrific for a TV movie and should have been made into a feature length film. Peter Berg is just excellent as the fallen football hero who is given a second chance at life and, with the help of the almighty God, walks just 3 months after breaking his neck.

I wish this movie was on video. It should be in everyone's video library!


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