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PG| 1 hr. 46 min.

Plot Summary
John Crowley (Brendan Fraser) is a man on the corporate fast-track, with a beautiful wife (Keri Russell) and three children. Just as his career is taking off, he learns that his two youngest kids have a fatal disease. John leaves his job and devotes himself to saving their lives. He joins forces with Dr. Robert Stonehill (Harrison Ford), a brilliant but eccentric scientist. Together they battle the medical and corporate establishment, racing against time for a cure.

Cast: Brendan Fraser , Harrison Ford , Keri Russell , Meredith Droeger , Diego Velázquez , Sam M. Hall , Jared Harris , Patrick Bauchau

Director: Tom Vaughan

Genres: Drama

Distributor: CBS Films

Extraordinary Measures (2010)

Release Date: January 22nd, 2010|1 hr. 46 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 17 )
  • At times, the script gets too dense with technicalities and boardroom arguments for lay folk to comprehend. But at its best, it humanizes the plight of families who cope day-to-day with disabling illness show more

  • Harrison Ford has obviously enrolled in the Al Pacino School of Old Man Acting. He yells, sputters and glowers his way through the ultra-ordinary and well-intentioned Extraordinary Measures. show more

  • Extraordinary Measures requires extraordinary tolerance for bathos, bombast and plain old unpleasantness. show more

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  • February 14, 2010 nfields10
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    good story, good character development, will give you a feel for what makes the drug companies tick. FDA too for that matter. It's a worthwhile view.

  • February 10, 2010 GATORBILL48
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    WE LOVED THE MOVIE. IT JUST HAD SO MUCH FAMILY LOVE. VERY GOOD FAMILY MOVIE!

  • February 01, 2010 Jess9695
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    just saw it yesterday thought it was really good

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