This movie probably means more to you the older you are. Edward Cole (Jack Nicholson) has money coming out of his ears. A corporate billionaire, Edward doesn't have much in life to worry about but when he finds himself in a hospital, notices he doesn't have many friends either. Carter Chambers (Morgan Freeman) is sharing a room with Edward and tries to make conversation with Edward who doesn't want to be bothered. He instead quietly observes Carter interacting with his family who visit him. Carter is preparing himself a list of all the things he wants to do before he dies. His are fairly easy requests such as, a moment in time that takes your breath away, and when Edward finds the list, he adds his desires to it. Together this unlikely duo get themselves out of the hospital and onto fulfilling their list. The two learn a lot about each other, whats important in life and become the best of friends.
Warner Bros Pictures
Director: Rob Reiner
Writer: Justin Zackham
Producers: Alan Greisman, Rob Reiner, Craig Zadan