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From Amazon.com: Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr. (Actor in a Supporting Role, Jerry Maguire, 1996) stars in this true story about a renowned brain surgeon who overcame obstacles to change the course of medicine forever... See full synopsis »
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The real Ben Carson can be seen briefly as an extra walking down the hallway reading a chart, and wearing the same blue scrubs as Cuba Gooding. See more
In the scene at Yale University, when Ben is playing foosball, the screen indicates that it is the year 1969. "Long Cool Woman," by The Hollies, which is playing in the background, wasn't released until 1972. See more