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In Fight for Life, Jerry Lewis stars as an optometrist whose daughter suffers from a rare form of epilepsy. Dr. Bernard Abrams (Lewis) and his wife Shirley (Patty Duke) are fighting to get a drug approved by the FDA so that their six year old daughter can take it for her seizures and to help keep her alive. The process is slow so the couple flies to England to get it for her, as the drug has been approved there. The media picks up their struggle, and they begin to use the attention get the FDA to approve the drug faster.

Fight for Life is an Drama movie that was released in 1987 and has a run time of 2 hr . It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.8.

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| 1987 | 2 hr | 5.8/10
Jerry Lewis, Morgan Freeman, Jaclyn Bernstein, Gerard Parkes
Elliot Silverstein
Produced By
Ian McDougall

Also directed by Elliot Silverstein, Elliott Silverstein