English songwriter and musician Ian Curtis “…sings in a band called Warsaw. He meets a girl named Debbie whom he promptly marries and his band, of which the name in the meantime has been changed to Joy Division, gets more and more successful. Even though Debbie and he become parents, their relationship is going downhill rapidly and Ian starts an affair with Belgium Annik whom he met after one of the gigs and he's almost never at home. Ian also suffers from epilepsy and has no-good medication for it.” Sadly, the movie ends with Ian’s suicide.
"A teenager afflicted with epilepsy sues his parents for the right to have 'split brain' surgery in order to cure his seizures. With Beau Bridges, Karen Valentine, Patrick Dempsey, Frances Lee McCain."
"When a mother learns that her young son has epilepsy, she first trusts the judgment of the hospital staff in how best to bring it under control. When debilitating conventional treatments fail, she tries a controversial diet to treat the illness."