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The Brooke Ellison story / Jaffe/Braunstein Films, LTD. in association with Turtleback Productions, Inc. and Cambria Productions, Inc. ; Sony Pictures Television ; executive producer, Christopher Reeve ; executive producers, Howard Braunstein, Michael Jaffe ; executive producer, Howard Meltzer ; produced by Judy Cairo-Simpson ; teleplay by Camille Thomasson ; directed by Christopher Reeve.

Reeve, Christopher, 1952-2004 (Added Author). Braunstein, Robert Howard, 1947- (Added Author). Jafee, Michael. (Added Author). Meltzer, Howard. (Added Author). Cairo-Simpson, Judy. (Added Author). Thomasson, Camille. (Added Author). Mastrantonio, Mary Elizabeth. (Added Author). Slattery, John, 1962- (Added Author). Marano, Vanessa, 1992- (Added Author). Goins, Jenson. (Added Author). Gearhart, Devon. (Added Author). Chabert, Lacey, 1982- (Added Author). Ellison, Brooke, 1978- Miracles happen. (Added Author). Ellison, Jean, 1951- Miracles happen. (Added Author).
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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville DVD ADULT-F BROOKE 183 (Text) 34706000945784 DVD Fiction Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington DVD BRO (Text) 32572000288845 CVBPLC DVD Section Checked out 04/01/2017
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library DVD FAMILY (Text) 30477100030737 Main Floor: DVD Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library DVD MP BRO 1503 (Text) 78551000600503 DVD Available -
Waterloo-Grant Twp PL - Waterloo DVD BRO (Text) 30090000607536 Audio Visual Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1404981993
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note: Rated - PG. Thematic elements. Language.
Based on the book: "Miracles happen: one mother, one daughter, one journey" by Brook and Jean Ellison.
Formatted Contents Note: Special features include: interview with the real-life Brooke Ellison and her family.
Participant or Performer Note: Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, John Slattery, Vanessa Marano, Jenson Goins, Devon Gearhart, Lacey Chabert.
Summary, etc.: Paralyzed from the neck down by a car accident, eleven-year-old Brooke Ellison and her family fight to help her live her dreams-including graduating with honors from Harvard University.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen ; Dolby Digital.
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Awards Note: MPAA rating: PG; for thematic elements and language.
Subject: Ellison, Brooke, 1978- > Drama.
> Drama. Ellison, Jean, 1978-
Quadriplegics > United States > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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