The story of Ryan White, a 13-year-old haemophiliac who contracted AIDS from factor VIII, which was used to control this disorder.
Did You Know?
The real Ryan White
appeared in the movie as another AIDS patient (with the feeding tube) named Chad. See more
All this attention must be a lot for you.
Doesn't bother me.
What does bother you?
Things I hear people say. Like that I spit on vegetables at the supermarket. Especially when I hear them say, "We know how you really got it."
What do you mean?
People think I'm gay. Gays aren't the only ones who get it.
Referenced in My Brother's Keeper
Written by John Mellencamp
Performed by Sarah Jessica Parker
and Lukas Haas See more