Concussion (2015)

Williams Super Reviewer. Bennet Omalu, played in this movie by Will Smith , laments to his wife Prema, near the final quarter of " Concussion.

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For example, though Mike Webster did not outright kill himself, the movie implies that CTE is what caused his downward spiral, a slow suicide of sorts that ultimately ended in his death. You think the game is safer than it's ever been before? The former football players claim problems ranging from loss of memory and cognitive function to dementia. After a decade of denying a link between onfield concussions and brain impairment later in life, the NFL finally acknowledged the connection and is now trying to reengineer the sport to fit the medical science.

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