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ESPN Films Presents: The Announcement

2012 - HD

ESPN Films Presents: The Announcement onlineMOVIE SYNOPSIS [ General Audiences ] On November 7, 1991, the legendary Los Angeles Lakers player Earvin 'Magic' Johnson stunned the world by announcing that he would retire immediately NBA considering he had been diagnosed as HIV positive. Although it was only carrying the virus had not developed AIDS, in those years, the mere mention of HIV was understood as a certain death sentence. In addition, there were still many prejudices, as it was considered a disease suffering only homosexuals and drug addicts and not known exactly nor its origin, nor the mode of transmission and how it could control the progression of the disease, making patients social stigma. This report assesses the impact statement 'Magic' was to humanize this global pandemic, teaching that anyone could be carrying the virus, regardless of their sexual or social status, and I could live with this disease. You can watch ESPN Films Presents: The Announcement online on TV cable or theaters with original audio in English at different dates. This film premiered in theaters in 2012.

Rating: 4/5 by 222 users.

Runtime: 90 minutes


Documentary, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Pat Riley, Karl Malone, James Worthy, Chris Rock and Arsenio Hall.




90-minute film (full movie) directed by Nelson George.


The original audio of ESPN Films Presents: The Announcement has dialogues in Dolby Digital, it was produced in USA.


It premiered in cinemas or television in 2012.

SCREENPLAY ESPN Films Presents: The Announcement

Screenplay written by Aaron Cohen.


Eric Wycoff.


This film was produced and / or financed by NBA Entertainment.

ESPN Films Presents: The Announcement

Without commercial breaks, the full movie ESPN Films Presents: The Announcement has a duration of 90 minutes; the official trailer can be watched in streaming on the Internet. You can watch this full movie free in EnglishDolby Digital in movie TV channels, renting the DVD or with VoD services (Video On Demand player, Hulu) and PPV (Pay Per View, Netflix).

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