Lorenzo's Oil

Lists: Drama

Brief Synopsis: "Lorenzo Odone was a normal child until the age of 7. After then, strange things began to happen to him: he would have blackouts, memory lapses, and other strange mental phemonenons. He is eventually diagnosed as suffering from ALD: an extremely rare incurable degenerative brain disorder. Frustrated at the failings of doctors and medicine in this area, the Odones begin to educate themselves"

Overall Ranking: - (Rank from 1992: # 0)

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People Involved

  • Susan Sarandon (Michaela Odone)
  • Nick Nolte (Augusto Odone)
  • Peter Ustinov (Professor Nikolais)
  • Ann Hearn (Loretta Muscatine)
  • Maduka Steady (Omuori)
  • Aaron Jackson (Francesco Odone)
  • Laura Linney (Young Teacher)
  • George Miller (Director)
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