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Concussion / Columbia Pictures presents, in association with LStar Capital, in association with Village Roadshow Pictures, a Scott Free, the Shuman Company, Cara Films, Cantillon Company production ; produced by Ridley Scott, Giannina Scott, David Wolthoff, Larry Shuman, Elizabeth Cantillon ; written and directed by Peter Landesman.

Contributor(s): Landesman, Peter, 1965- [film director,, screenwriter.] | Scott, Ridley [film producer.] | Facio, Giannina, 1955- [film producer.] | Wolthoff, David [film producer.] | Shuman, Larry J [film producer.] | Cantillon, Elizabeth [film producer.] | Howard, James Newton [composer.] | Goldenberg, William [film editor.] | Totino, Salvatore [cinematographer.] | Smith, Will, 1968- [actor.] | Baldwin, Alec, 1958- [actor.] | Brooks, Albert, 1947- [actor.] | Mbatha-Raw, Gugu, 1983- [actor.] | Morse, David, 1953- [actor.] | Howard, Arliss [actor.] | Reiser, Paul [actor.] | Wilson, Luke, 1971- [actor.] | Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Adewale, 1967- [actor.] | O'Malley, Mike, 1966- [actor.] | Moyer, Stephen [actor.] | Caldwell, L. Scott [actor.] | Harper, Hill, 1966- [actor.] | Jones, Richard T, 1972- [actor.] | Marsan, Eddie [actor.] | Tulloch, Bitsie, 1981- [actor.] | Willig, Matthew [actor.] | Ziskie, Daniel [actor.] | Laskas, Jeanne Marie, 1958-. Game brain | Columbia Pictures [production company.] | LStar Capital (Firm) [production company.] | Village Roadshow Pictures [production company.] | Scott Free Productions [production company.] | Shuman Company [production company.] | Cara Films [production company.] | Cantillon Company [production company.] | Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm) [film distributor.]
Material type: FilmFilmDescription: 1 videodisc (approximately 123 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inSubject(s): Omalu, Bennet I. (Bennet Ifeakandu) -- Drama | Laskas, Jeanne Marie, 1958- -- Film adaptations | National Football League -- Drama | Neuropathologists -- Drama | Football players -- Drama | Brain -- Concussion -- Drama | Football injuries -- DramaGenre/Form: Medical films (Motion pictures) | Sports films. DDC classification: 791.43/72
Production Credits: Music, James Newton Howard ; editor, William Goldenberg ; director of photography, Salvatore Totino.
Cast: Will Smith, Alec Baldwin, Albert Brooks, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, David Morse, Arliss Howard, Paul Reiser, Luke Wilson, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Mike O'Malley, Stephen Moyer, L. Scott Caldwell, Hill Harper, Richard T. Jones, Eddie Marsan, Bitsie Tulloch, Matthew Willig, Dan Ziskie.Summary: 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 - and beloved - institutions in the world.
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Title from film credits.

Based on the GQ article "Game Brain" by Jeanne Marie Laskas.

Originally produced as a motion picture in 2015.

"Based on a true story."

Special features: Inside the true story: discover the true story and meet the real people who inspired the film; Commentary with director Peter Landesman.

Music, James Newton Howard ; editor, William Goldenberg ; director of photography, Salvatore Totino.

Will Smith, Alec Baldwin, Albert Brooks, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, David Morse, Arliss Howard, Paul Reiser, Luke Wilson, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Mike O'Malley, Stephen Moyer, L. Scott Caldwell, Hill Harper, Richard T. Jones, Eddie Marsan, Bitsie Tulloch, Matthew Willig, Dan Ziskie.

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 - and beloved - institutions in the world.

MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material including some disturbing images, and language.

Canadian Home video rating: PG; coarse language, violence.

DVD, NTSC region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.39:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.

In English, dubbed French (Doubl�e au Qu�ebec), or dubbed Spanish; English, French, or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); English or French audio description tracks for people with visual disabilities.

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