Jason Becker: Not Dead YetHD Closed Captioning
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About the Movie
When doctors diagnosed 19-year-old rock star Jason Becker with Lou Gehrig's Disease, they said he wouldn’t live to see his 25th birthday, nor ever make music again. Twenty-two years later, without the ability to move or to speak, Jason is alive and making music with his eyes. This moving doc tells the incredible story of a guitar legend who refuses to give up on his dreams despite the most incredible odds. A FilmBuff Presentation.
Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews
- Reviews Counted: 23
- Fresh: 19
- Rotten: 4
- Average Rating: 7.1/10
Top Critics' Reviews
Fresh: The film says frustratingly little about how everything is managed financially, but the perseverance by all concerned is beautiful to see.
Fresh: Music-centric doc offers an undepressing look at Lou Gehrig's disease.
Fresh: Jesse Vile's expertly measured, emotional look at the life of a guitar prodigy cut down by ALS ...
Rotten: The story that remains is intriguing without being transporting - the facts are all there but the emotion is largely lost in translation.
Finally on iTunes
This is an amazing story of a great guitarist, he's an inspiration to us all. If you're into heavy metal or not ? This is a must see .
Jason is the Real Deal
This movie will inspire you and break your heart at the same time. Jason is a true legend who needs more people to see and hear his greatness. If you love music and love an amazing story,this film is for you.