• Extraordinary Measures (2010)

Extraordinary Measures

Release Date: January 22nd, 2010

DVD Release Date: May 18th, 2010

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

Production Co: Double Feature Films, CBS Films

Distributors: CBS Films

Keywords: Office , 2000s , Heartwarming , Inspiring , Mother , Family , Daughter , Son , Quest , Hospital , Father , Doctor

Ratings & Reviews

  • 20
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

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

  • 50
    The Hollywood Reporter

    It never rises above formula fare. show more

  • 50
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    For this dynamic to work, the actors need to be of complementary temperament and equal power. This is not the case. show more

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