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"The Magic of Belle Isle" is not likely to make any box office records.  It opens in NYC today.  I'm writing this diary to thank Rob Reiner for a movie tribute to an actor, who at age 72, still delivers a memorable performance, Morgan Freeman.  The story Rob Reiner tells is one of redemption, and hope for all those who are handicapped, either mentally, or physically.

Dish offered a preview, via HDN (commercial free). The movie is longish in today's terms, nearly 3 hours as I recall.  I've received many gifts, undeserved, in life, this movie was an inspiration. The only reason it caught my attention was in the title, Belle Isle.  I thought the location would be Detroit.

It's a short diary, links provided below.

NY Times Movie Review, "The Magic of Belle Isle:

http://www.nytimes.com/...

Morgan Freeman accident photos 2009:

http://www.mahalo.com/...

Update from People online:

http://www.people.com/...

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