Boy in the Plastic Bubble, The (1976)
Born with no immunity against disease, he lives in a plastic prison. Inside he is protected. Outside, there is the chance of death. But the chance of love.
poster Boy in the Plastic Bubble, The
IMDb Rating:
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5.7/10 (4395 votes)

Country:United States, 96 minutes

Spoken Languages:English

Genre(s):Drama, Romance, Biography

Director(s):Randal Kleiser

Video Codec:Unknown

Number: 2907

Storyline:
Based on a true story, Tod Lubitch is born with a deficient immune system (which is unlike being born with AIDS). As such, he must spend the rest of his life in a completely sterile environment. His room is completely hermetically sealed against bacteria and virus, his food is specially prepared, and his only human contact comes in the form of gloved hands. The movie follows his life into a teenager.

Cast:
John Travolta (as Tod Lubitch), Glynnis O'Connor (as Gina Biggs), Robert Reed (as Johnny Lubitch), Diana Hyland (as Mickey Lubitch), Ralph Bellamy (as Dr. Gunther)

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3