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Lorenzo's Oil (1992)

PG-13
129 min | Drama

A boy develops a disease so rare that nobody is working on a cure, so his father decides to learn all about it and tackle the problem himself.
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John S. Lyons (as John Lyons)
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$ 30,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 79,353
Gross (USA)
$ 7,286,388
Gross (World)
$ 7,286,388
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Jan 29, 1993 (United States)

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7.3 / 10 | 18,523 votes