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Foreverland (2011)

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A young man with cystic fibrosis, along with the sister of a fallen friend, goes in search of a legendary healing shrine in Mexico.

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Hannah Crane
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Salvador (as Demian Bichir)
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Mr. Steadman
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Fran
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Carl
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Vicky
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Moe
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Dr. Abissi
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PFT nurse
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Esperanza
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Diego
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Mexican doctor
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IV nurse
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Penny
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William has cystic fibrosis and is struggling to live life to the fullest, choosing to spend his time shopping for coffins. After his friend Bobby dies, William finds himself in a lawyer's office trying to understand the ludicrous conditions Bobby put in his will. William is committed to driving Bobby's ashes to a healing shrine in Mexico. Along for the ride is Bobby's sister Hannah and a home-built car unlikely to go the distance. William and Hannah form a relationship along the Pacific Highway as William struggles with his declining health and the pair fight the obstacles in the path to a miracle. Written by napierslogs

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Life is not about how you die, but how you live

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Max Theiriot plays the lead in this film, a young man with Cystic Fibrosis. In Bates Motel he plays opposite Olivia Cooke, whom plays a young girl with Cystic Fibrobis. See more »

Quotes

Will Rankin: This is... ?
Ron Hodges: There have been some exciting movements in modern urn design.
Will Rankin: This is Bobby?
Ron Hodges: Well, pyrotechnically.
Will Rankin: What the hell was in his grave?
Ron Hodges: A large, expensive box filled with my client's pornographic DVD collection and 14 cans of Apple Mountain Berry flavoured Snappled.
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Catch A Fire
By Vince Vaccaro
(playing when Will and Hannah enter San Francisco)
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very good
4 March 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Quite an enjoyable movie. A spiritual adventure for a young man. It was pleasurable with it's twists and turns..This is a real movie with a plot and capable actors, unlike most of the junk that is released today. No computer generated special effects.

An honest believable plot. that gracefully reveals itself at just the right pace.

There was a hint of the supernatural, done in the way without no gimmicks. The young man was totally believable. I'm sure most viewers will relate to him in some way whether they have a life threatening illness or not. Reminded me of myself, when I would hitchhike a lot as a young man. The world was so much simpler then.

It was a work of love for the director, he gave this movie 'soul'...


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