The Best of Men

The Best of Men Ludwig Guttmann, a renowned German neurosurgeon who fled Nazi Germany in the early days of WWII, takes a position at Stoke Mandeville Hospital in Buckinghamshire, England in 1944 and begins to transform the lives of his patients, paralyzed soldiers that have been written-off and who are facing death from neglect. A breakthrough comes when Dr. Guttmann introduces sport into their rehabilitation, a breakthrough that leads to the founding of the Paralympic Games.

Average Score : 67

Status: Released

Release Date: 2012-08-16

Geners Drama

Production Companies BBC Whitby Davison Productions Ltd.

Production Countries United Kingdom,

Run time: 90 minutes

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