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Desperate Measures


30 Jan 1998

1 hr 40 min

Action, Drama, Thriller

San Francisco police officer Frank Connor is in a frantic search for a compatible bone marrow donor for his gravely ill son. There's only one catch the potential donor is convicted multiple murderer Peter McCabe who sees a trip to the hospital as the perfect opportunity to get what he wants most freedom. With McCabe's escape, the entire hospital becomes a battleground and Connor must pursue and, ironically, protect the deadly fugitive who is his son's only hope for survival.


Status: Released
Country: USA
Language: English
Awards: 1 win.


Gary Foster (Producer)
Susan Hoffman (Producer)
Barbet Schroeder (Producer)




Michael Keaton (as Peter McCabe)
Andy GarcĂ­a (as Frank Conner)
Brian Cox (as Captain Jeremiah Cassidy)
Marcia Gay Harden (as Dr. Samantha Hawkins)
Erik King (as Nate Oliver)
Efrain Figueroa (as Vargas)
Joseph Cross (as Matthew Conner)
Janel Moloney (as Sarah Davis)
Richard Riehle (as Ed Fayne)
Tracey Walter (as Medical Inmate)
Keith Diamond (as Derrick Wilson)



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