Love Leads the Way: A True Story 1984 DVD (Region 1 - Playable in North America - The US, Canada, Mexico, etc.) Color.
Starring: Timothy Bottoms, Eva Marie Saint, Arthur Hill, Glynnis O'Connor, Susan Dey, Ralph Bellamy, Patricia Neal, Ernest Borgnine. Story by Jimmy Hawkins. Screenplay by Henry Denker. Directed by Delbert Mann
The true story of Morris Frank who was blinded in a boxing accident. His world is turned upside down as he has trouble functioning in his sightless world. All seems hopeless until he learns of an innovative European project that trains dogs as guides for the blind. He explores the idea and decides to train for a dog. He eventually gets a guide dog, but soon learns that he is barred from taking his needed companion into transit vehicles and public buildings and businesses. With a newfound friend, he must fight to make the country recognize that those rules are unfair to him and his guide.
The compelling and heartwarming tale of the first seeing-eye dog in the U.S.