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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.

  1. Peter Landesman

    Director, Writer

  2. Jeanne Marie Laskas


Top Billed Cast

  1. Will Smith

    Will Smith

    Dr. Bennet Omalu

  2. Bitsie Tulloch

    Bitsie Tulloch

    Keana Strzelczyk

  3. Gugu Mbatha-Raw

    Gugu Mbatha-Raw

    Prema Mutiso

  4. Alec Baldwin

    Alec Baldwin

    Dr. Julian Bailes

  5. Matthew Willig

    Matthew Willig

    Justin Strzelczyk

  6. Luke Wilson

    Luke Wilson

    Roger Goodell

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Movie Data


Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 3m

Budget $35,000,000.00

Revenue $48,623,572.00


Release Information

  • December 25, 2015
    PG-13, Theatrical



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A review by Reno

By Reno

At first in the past, all good things in the world were always denied.

Based on the real life story of a Nigerian forensic pathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu who discovered CTE disorder that most of the American football players are suffering from. So he fought for his theory against the NFL who was denying it. I was neutral when #OscarsSoWhite broke out, but for this movie I definitely agree on that. Whether he would have won or not, Will Smith name should have been in the best male actor in the lead list.

That's not at all, this movie did not qualify for any other category in the event whic... read the rest.

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