A divorcee moves her family cross-country to take her paralyzed son to a pioneer neurosurgeon.

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Anna Lerner
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Dr. Decker
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Denny Gabriel
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Dr. Sandlin
Kendall Cunningham ...
Georgie Lerner
Tim Redwine ...
Ben Lerner
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Kirby
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Jim
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Perry
Joey Stinson ...
Kevin
Amanda Minikus ...
Terry
Van Hughes ...
Derek Hastings (as Van Michael Hughs)
Michael Ayers ...
Lawrence
Christopher Fennell ...
Joel
Rasool J'Han ...
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A divorcee moves her family cross-country to take her paralyzed son to a pioneer neurosurgeon.

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10 November 1996 (USA)  »

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Snakes and Ladders  »

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This was Christopher Reeve's first role after the accident that left him paralysed as well as his final feature film appearance. All of his subsequent roles were on television. See more »

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8 September 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Does anyone know if this movie is based on a true story? I have seen it twice and it is inspirational. It is a great example that shows what a mother wouldn't do for their child. This also includes fathers who have to play dual roles as both father and mother. I thank you if you can find out the answer to my question. I have spinal conditions, endo (it won't allow me to spell out this disease), and chronic pain due from them. I run and CO-run support groups both Online and Offline for spinal conditions, endo, chronic pain, and also eating disorders. I am here for anyone who need support. Again, I thank you and I wish everyone well.


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