Desperate Measures Trailer

Desperate Measures Trailer (1998)

"Desperate times call for. . ." 30 January 1998 Drama, Action, Thriller 100 mins

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.

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Michael Keaton

as Peter McCabe

Andy García

as Frank Conner

Brian Cox

as Captain Jeremiah Cassidy

Marcia Gay Harden

as Dr. Samantha Hawkins

Erik King

as Nate Oliver

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


Gary Foster

Gary Foster Producer

Luciano Tovoli

Luciano Tovoli Director of Photography

Trevor Jones

Original Music Composer

Gary Jones

Gary Jones Costume Design

Geoffrey Kirkland

Geoffrey Kirkland Production Design

International Titles

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International Releases Dates

Germany 11 March 1998

France 11 March 1998

United States 30 January 1998

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