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Based on a true story, Drama
Nigerian immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu was a brilliant pathologist working in Pennsylvania, assigned to perform the autopsy on a high-profile American footballer in 2002. He discovered the player had severe brain damage and died as a result of repeated blows to the head sustained on the field. His findings initially dismissed by the National Football League (NFL), Omalu discovers several similar cases stretching back over years, setting in motion a David vs. Goliath story as he fights for the truth to emerge against the wishes of one of the most powerful sporting institutions in the world. Based on a true story, this drama tackles the contentious issue of safety in sports head on, pitting scientific fact against corporate self-interest and America’s national sport to stirring effect.
Controversial documentary-maker Michael Moore turns his eye to the US healthcare system, where patients often struggle to pay for treatment.
11+ years 118 mins
Based on the true story of a sassy single mother working as an assistant at a law firm, who discovers a firm's water pollution is making locals ill.
14+ years 126 mins
Powerful drama about the controversial appointment of a black high school football coach to help improve the school's race relations.
11+ years 108 mins
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