Film / The Ultimate Gift

I wanna give you a gift, a series of gifts, leading up to, well... how 'bout call it "the ultimate gift".
Howard "Red" Stevens, via Video Will

The Ultimate Gift is a movie based on the best-selling novel of the same name. It opens with Mr. Hamilton (Bill Cobbs) being informed of the death of his long-time friend and colleague Howard "Red" Stevens (James Garner). At the reading of his will, Jason, Red's grandson, learns that his grandfather has a gift for him, "the ultimate gift", but only if he can complete a series of tasks, and learn the lessons embedded in them.

This film provides examples of:

  • Adult Fear: Having your child predecease you is the worst thing a parent can possibly experience, as Red and Alexia can attest.