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Towards the end of the Second World War, Dr Ludwig Guttmann, a brisk refugee from Nazi Germany, arrives at Stoke Mandeville hospital in Buckinghamshire and is appalled to find the partially paralyzed spinal patients heavily sedated and left to rot with bed sores. He immediately begins a new regime, disposing of old equipment and sedatives, bringing him into conflict with stern Sister Edwards and pompous consultant Cowan, as well as the patients. However the sister backs him when she realizes he is treating her charges as people, not patients, talking to them and involving them in musical entertainments and sporting activity. Soon Whitehall are sending him all their spinal patients and, with visits to the pub and wheelchair sports taught by an army sergeant, he becomes the men's hero. With the war over Ludwig organizes national wheelchair sports competitions which will in turn lead to the establishment of the Paralympic games. An end title informs that in 1966, now a British citizen, Dr Guttmann was knighted for his part in bringing hope to the hopeless.... Show more

Definitely movie from my personal top 10 of best movies ever. The term 'Best' is as you know a relative term. What you or I consider as the best may not even be in someone else's list. So the general rule is to proclaim the one which majority of the folks like as the best. Nevertheless, according to me the following can be regarded as some of the finest movie ever made. I know it gets a lot of stick for being the mainstream popular movie, but honestly I can not think of anything wrong with the movie online. At all, Biography can boast of one of the biggest numbers of good movies. I really like film music, this movie's pure strip. Tim Whitby proved that the whole film can hold the viewer's attention. You can watch The Best of Men here on this website.... Show more

Directors: Tim Whitby
Countries: United Kingdom
Release: 2012-08-16
Duration: 90 min
IMDb Rating: 8.1