Whose Life Is It Anyway?
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Whose Life Is It Anyway?
Stepping into the role made famous on Broadway by Tom Conti, Richard Dreyfuss stars as a profoundly handicapped sculptor in Whose Life is it Anyway? Left a quadraplegic after an auto accident, the embittered Dreyfuss feels utterly useless, as both an artist and a human being. He doesn't want his family's love, or his doctor's care, or his nurse's ministrations. Dreyfuss simply wants to die-but this is impossible, given the legal state of things in the 1970s. Whose Life is It Anyway? may be the only film in which a person's right to self-destruction is regarded as a happy… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 80%

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"Talky, depressing, ranting."
‑ Steve Crum, Kansas City Kansan
"Focuses on the right to die wishes of a sculptor who's paralyzed and provides viewers an opportunity to test their attitudes toward making choices about life and death."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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