Lorenzo's Oil Trailer & Clips


Lorenzo's Oil full movie is released on Jan 29, 1993. Watch Lorenzo's Oil online - the English Biography movie from United States , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $7,286,388. Lorenzo's Oil is directed by George Miller and created by George Miller with Nick Nolte and Susan Sarandon. Lorenzo's Oil is available online on Apple iTunes and Amazon Video.

Until about the age of seven, Lorenzo Odone was a normal child. After then, strange things began to happen to him: he would have blackouts, memory lapses, and other strange mental phemonenons. He is eventually diagnosed as suffering from ALD (adrenoleukodystrophy): an extremely rare incurable degenerative brain disorder. Frustrated at the failings of doctors and medicine in this area, the Odones begin to educate themselves in the hope of discovering something which can halt the progress of the disease.

As know as:

Lorenco aliejus, Lorenzos Öl, L'oli de la vida, Λορέντζο, L'olio di Lorenzo

Release Date:

Jan 15, 1993

Release Date (Streaming):

Dec 26, 2006


United States


English, Italian, Swahili

Stream Service:

Universal Pictures

Production Companies:

Universal Pictures, Kennedy Miller Productions

Gross worldwide:



Some people make their own miracles.


David Ansen
The questions this movie raises about the medical establishment, drug testing and the clash between science and compassion cannot fail to evoke the battles raging over AIDS. Lorenzo's Oil is strong medicine indeed.
by rottentomatoes, Apr 03, 2018
Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
If any movie of recent years deserves to be called "inspirational"--a much-abused term that one hesitates to revive apart from exceptional circumstances--this one certainly does.
by rottentomatoes, Oct 07, 2012
Angie Errigo
Empire Magazine
Exhausting, intelligent and undeniably moving.
by rottentomatoes, Oct 07, 2012

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