The Cure (1995)

Director
Peter Horton

Main cast
Brad Renfro; Aeryk Egan; Nicky Katt; Diana Scarwid; Annabella Sciorra

Genres
Drama, Family

Description
Dexter, age 11, who has AIDS, and his next door neighbor Eric, a little older and much bigger, become best friends. Eric also becomes closer to Dexter's mother than to his own, who is neglectful and bigoted and violently forbids their friendship upon learning of it. Dexter and Erik start the journey to find "The Cure" they had read about in the local newspaper.


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