John Lithgow portrays identical twin brothers Bo and Tom Bradley, both well loved school teachers in the same Long Island school district. Together they are offered an opportunity for a bone marrow transplant from Bo to Tom, who is HIV positive, in order to stop the growth of Tom's HIV infection, or even to cure Tom all together. But just before the day of the surgery, Tom's insurance company refuses to cover the procedure, forcing Bo and Tom to sue the insurance company in a bid to save Tom's life. Also starring Ellen Burstyn and Annette O'Toole, and based on a true story. Written by
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Based on a true story. See more
Tom Bradley died in the Fall of the following year. Bob Bradley continues to teach in the Bayport - Bluepoint School District on Long Island. See more
References The Ryan White Story