Mr. Rice's Secret

  • 1999
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Children's, Drama, Fantasy

Aimed at youngsters, this odd mix of fantasy and disease-of-the-week conventions doesn't really gel, though its ambitions are laudable. Adolescent Owen Walters (Bill Switzer) has Hodgkin's disease, and his well-meaning parents (Teryl Rothery, Garwin Sanford) don't want him to dwell on thoughts of death. So they forbid him to attend...read more