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2015 | PG-13 | Drama Sports

Will Smith stars in Concussion, a dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the fi... full plot below

U.S. Release Date

Concussion release date was Friday, December 25, 2015. This was a Nationwide in theaters release.

On Blu-ray & DVD

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

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Albert Brooks
Cyril Wecht
Will Smith
Dr. Bennet Omalu
Alec Baldwin
Dr. Julian Bailes
Gugu Mbatha-Raw
Prema Mutiso
Bitsie Tulloch
Keana Strzelczyk
Stephen Moyer
Dr. Ron Hamilton
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Directed by

Peter Landesman

Screenwriter

Peter Landesman

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Rating MPAA

PG-13 for thematic material including some disturbing images, and language

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Will Smith stars in Concussion, a dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro player and fought for the truth to be known. Omalu's emotional quest puts him at dangerous odds with one of the most powerful institutions in the world.
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Trivia & Production Notes

  • Based on the October 2009 GQ article "Game Brain" by Jeanne Marie Laskas.

Also Known As

  • Game Brain
  • Untitled NFL Concussion Project

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