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The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)

PG-13
112 min | Biography, Drama

The true story of Elle editor Jean-Dominique Bauby who suffers a stroke and has to live with an almost totally paralyzed body; only his left eye isn't paralyzed.
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Ronald Harwood (screenplay) | Jean-Dominique Bauby (book "Le scaphandre et le papillon")
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$ 75,721
Gross (USA)
$ 5,990,075
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Release date
Feb 1, 2008 (United States)

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8 / 10 | 96,446 votes