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Christopher Reeve: Hope in Motion

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 42 min.
  • Genres: Biography, Film, Film & Television History, Illnesses & Disabilities, TV & Radio
  • Director:Stuart Watts, Matthew Reeve

Synopsis

The afternoon of May 27, 1995 marked a deeply tragic turning point for the late Christopher Reeve. On this fateful day, Reeve's globally-publicized equestrian accident left him completely paralyzed from the neck down, a quadriplegic who required extensive breathing assistance. Yet ironically, only during this darkest of all hours did Reeve's capacity for strength fully flower - as a crusading advocate for stem-cell research, the founder of the UCI Reeve-Irvine Research Center for spinal cord injuries...more

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