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The Pharmacist 

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In 1999, after losing his son in a drug-related shooting in New Orleans and lacking answers from police, a small town pharmacist - Dan Schneider - beats the odds when he embarks on a dogged... See full summary »
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In 1999, after losing his son in a drug-related shooting in New Orleans and lacking answers from police, a small town pharmacist - Dan Schneider - beats the odds when he embarks on a dogged pursuit to find and bring his son's killer to justice. But months later, the ripple effects of his son's addiction and tragic death would find him again when a troubling number of young, seemingly healthy people begin visiting Dan's pharmacy with high dose prescriptions for OxyContin. Sensing a crisis long before the opioid epidemic had gained nationwide attention, Dan stakes a mission: Save the lives of other sons and daughters within his community. Then take the fight to Big Pharma itself.

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USA

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English

Release Date:

5 February 2020 (USA) See more »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)
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Touching, emotional and inspiring
6 February 2020 | by erginaylakSee all my reviews

Really enjoyed this. Some people crumble when disaster strikes not being able to comprehend the reason as to why. Others, try to make that disaster mean something.


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