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PG-13| 1 hr. 39 min.

Plot Summary
Filmmakers Susan Froemke and Matthew Heineman use personal stories and expert analysis to diagnose serious problems in the U.S. healthcare system.


Directors: Susan Froemke , Matthew Heineman

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Roadside Attractions

Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare (2012)

Release Date: October 5th, 2012|1 hr. 39 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 75
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Chronicle

    That the movie largely sidesteps partisan politics will no doubt irk some viewers, but may just be its greatest strength. show more

  • 60
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    This impassioned documentary is well-intentioned and admirable in its aims, but overreaching and therefore lacking impact. show more

  • 70
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    The bottom line: The impact of this forceful indictment of our healthcare system is lessened by the sheer ubiquity of similarly-themed documentaries. show more

  • November 12, 2012 bettyjmccann
    Report This User

    Write your review here...I need to where and when I can get it on my TV. Thanks B. J.

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