Lorenzo's Oil

(1992)

Overview

Lorenzo Odone was a normal child until the age of 7, until he started experiencing blackouts, memory lapses and other strange mental phenomena. Eventually diagnosed as suffering from ALD—an extremely rare and incurable degenerative brain disorders—his parents, frustrated at the failings of conventional medicine, start their quest for an unothadox treatment.

  1. George Miller

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Nick Enright

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Susan Sarandon

    Susan Sarandon

    Michaela Odone

  2. Nick Nolte

    Nick Nolte

    Augusto Odone

  3. Peter Ustinov

    Peter Ustinov

    Professor Nikolais

  4. Ann Hearn

    Ann Hearn

    Loretta Muscatine

  5. Maduka Steady

    Maduka Steady

    Omuori

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Lorenzo's Oil
Lorenzo's Oil

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • December 30, 1992
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 15m

Budget -

Revenue $7,286,388.00

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