Fat Sick & Nearly Dead

One hundred pounds overweight, loaded up on steroids and suffering from a debilitating autoimmune disease, Joe Cross is at the end of his rope and the end of his hope. In the mirror he saw a 310lb man whose gut was bigger than a beach ball and a path laid out before him that wouldn't end well -- with one foot already in the grave, the other wasn't far behind. "Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead" is an inspiring film that chronicles Joe's personal mission to regain his health.

- Synopsis provided by Internet Video Archive

Credits

Directors:

  • Joe Cross
  • Kurt Engfehr

Cast:

  • Joe Cross
  • Dick Gregory
  • Phil Riverstone

Writers:

  • Joe Cross
  • Kurt Engfehr

Producer:

  • Stacey Offman

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