This drama marks the directorial debut of celebrated actor Mark Ruffalo. "Delicious" Dean O'Dwyer (screenwriter Christopher Thornton) is a DJ who finds his efforts to be famous derailed when he is suddenly paralyzed. His attempts to find a miracle have a surprising result: when he visits faith healers, he acquires their ability but is not healed himself. His newfound talent may take him on the path to stardom, but at what cost? SYMPATHY FOR DELICIOUS marks the reunion of YOU CAN COUNT ON ME stars Ruffalo and Laura Linney, and also features Juliette Lewis, Noah Emmerich, and Orlando Bloom.