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R| 1 hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
Widowed cop Frank Conner (Andy Garcia) is determined to secure a bone marrow transplant for his son, Matt (Joseph Cross), who will die of leukemia if a suitable donor isn't found. Conner discovers that incarcerated serial murderer Peter McCabe (Michael Keaton) is a match for Matt, and the psychopath eventually agrees to donate marrow, but he escapes from the operating room just before the procedure. Conner quickly follows, but the scheming McCabe won't be easily apprehended.

Cast: Michael Keaton , Andy Garcia , Brian Cox , Marcia Gay Harden , Eric King , Efrain Figueroa , Joseph Cross , Janel Maloney

Director: Barbet Schroeder

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: TriStar Pictures

Desperate Measures (1997)

Release Date: January 30th, 1998|1 hr. 40 min.

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