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Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (2009)

Not Rated | | Biography, Drama | TV Movie 7 February 2009
Biography of Ben Carson who grew up to be Dr. Ben Carson, a world famous neurosurgeon at Johns Hopkins.

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Nominated for 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 6 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »
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Sonya Carson
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Candy
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Teen Carl
Ele Bardha ...
Dr. Long
Loren Bass ...
Yale Professor
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Dr. Freeman
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Curtis - Child
Lesley Bevan ...
Miss Williamson
Jesse Christian ...
Hospital Staff
Ron Coden ...
Professor
Wayne David Parker ...
ER Doctor #1
Angela Dawe ...
Gregory Dockery II ...
Teen Curtis Carson
Zac Douglass ...
Mark Buckley
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Biography of Ben Carson who grew up to be Dr. Ben Carson, a world famous neurosurgeon at Johns Hopkins.

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His mother helped him believe. His brilliance helped him change lives. See more »

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Biography | Drama

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7 February 2009 (USA)  »

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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 »

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In the scene when Ben first was on rounds as an intern at John Hopkins in 1976 it shows a patient connected to a patient monitor that was not available until 1989. See more »

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A life true story about a true and alive man.
2 September 2009 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

A movie about life, about the decisions you have to make from childhood to became something in your life. I recommend this movie to all, one of the best movies ever. It's not boring at all and Cuba Gooding Jr. make the character so real even if he doesn't look like an neurosurgeon or even a doctor. His mother and her education made a explosive turning in Ben life and like he said " I pray everyday " helped to reach his goal to became an doctor and not any doctor an devoted and respected neurosurgeon.

Dr. Ben Carson was and is one of the best neurosurgeons alive.

Because he is black teach us that God see no color when he think about us and with His help we can achieve everything we want in life.


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