About the film
It's Good to Be Alive
Release Date: February 22, 1974
|Genres||:||Drama, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||Metromedia Producers Corporation|
|Producers||:||Eddie Foy III, Gerald I. Isenberg|
|Writers||:||Steve Gethers, Roy Campanella|
This movie details the struggles of former Brooklyn Dodger catcher Roy Campanella to adapt to life in a wheelchair following his crippling automobile accident in 1959. Cinematographer Ted Voigtlander was Emmy-nominated.