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Whose Life Is It Anyway? is a american film of genre Drama directed by John Badham released in USA on 2 december 1981 with Richard Dreyfuss

Whose Life Is It Anyway? (1981)

Whose Life Is It Anyway?
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Released in USA 2 december 1981
Length 1h59
Directed by
Genres Drama
Rating72% 3.645943.645943.645943.645943.64594

Whose Life Is It Anyway? is a 1981 film adapted by Brian Clark and Reginald Rose from a 1972 television movie and Clark's play of the same title. The film is directed by John Badham and stars Richard Dreyfuss.


After a car accident, sculptor Ken Harrison becomes a quadriplegic who sues for the right to end his life, no longer able to create art, make love or have any semblance of a normal existence. He hires a lawyer (Bob Balaban) who, reluctantly at first, represents Harrison while knowing that he is trying to win his client a death sentence.


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