Mitch is driven soley by his writing career. Morrie Schwartz is his former college professor. Sixteen years after graduation, Mitch happens to catch Morrie’s appearance on a television news program and learns that his old professor is battling Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Mitch is reunited with Morrie, and what starts as a simple visit turns into a weekly pilgrimage and a class in the meaning of life.
By Jeffrey Hatcher and Mitch Albom
Directed by Brenda Hensley