|Director of Photography:||Maximo Munzi|
|Production Designer:||Jane Ann Stewart|
|Producers:||Richard Hahn and Shirley Honickman Hahn|
|East West Film Partners; R; 95 minutes|
|Cast:||Gregory Hines, Vincent D'Onofrio and Max Gail|
A buddy/sports flick with big intentions and bigger problems. After a freak football accident leaves Seattle Seahawks receiver Tony “Ole” Olezniak (D'Onofrio) blind, paraplegic Bernard Lemley (Hines) recruits him to participate in a whitewater rafting race to prove the disabled are able. As the pair travel from Washington to Oregon, Lemley helps Ole overcome his bitterness and they form a symbiotic relationship. Uneven transition from vulgar guy talk to insightful dialogue makes for awkward scenes.
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