About the film
american football concussion biography doctor professional sports brain damage sports injury nfl (national football league) medical drama human brain
Release Date: November 12, 2015
|Slogan||:||«Even Legends Need a Hero»|
|Production Companies||:||Village Roadshow Pictures, Columbia Pictures, The Cantillon Company, LStar Capital, Scott Free Productions, The Shuman Company, Sony Pictures|
|Producers||:||Ridley Scott, Bruce Berman, Mary Vernieu, Ben Waisbren, David Crockett, Michael Schaefer, Elizabeth Cantillon, Lindsay Graham, Linda Weaver, Amal Baggar, Larry Shuman, Giannina Facio-Scott, David Wolthoff, Marisol Roncali, Greg Basser|
|Writers||:||Peter Landesman, Jeanne Marie Laskas|
A dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro player and fought for the truth to be known. Omalu's emotional quest puts him at dangerous odds with one of the most powerful institutions in the world.