Concussion | 2015

Drama, Adaptation
Dr. Bennet Omalu discovers football-related brain trauma in a pro player and fights to expose the dangers of the sport even though it pits him against the powerful and beloved institution that governs it.
Director: Peter Landesman
Writers: Peter Landesman
Awards: 1 Golden Globe nomination. Another 2 nominations | full awards »

Cast

... Dr. Bennet Omalu

Actor

... Dr. Julian Bailes

Actor

... Prema Mutiso

Actor

... Dr. Joseph Maroon

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... Dr. Elliott Pellman

Actor

... Roger Goodell

Actor

... Dave Duerson

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... Mike Webster

Actor

... Justin Strzelczyk

Actor

... Dr. Cyril Wecht

Actor

... Keana Strzelczyk

Actor

... Andre Waters

Actor

Company

Cara Films Ltd.

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Synopsis

Neuropathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu makes the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, and fights for the truth to be known. His emotional quest puts him at dangerous odds with one of the most powerful - and beloved - institutions in the world, the league that governs the sport. Based on a true story.

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