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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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Dennis Byrd
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Angela (as Kathy Morris)
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Marvin Washington
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Joanne
Steve Fitchpatrick ...
Jeff Lageman
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Scott Mersereau
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Mrs. Byrd
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Steven Anderson
Dennis Howard
Richie Allan
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Mr. Robinson
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The Coach
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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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Inspiring story, excellent cast
23 August 1999 | by 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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