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Extraordinary Measures

MPAA Rating: PG
Theater Release: 1/22/2010
Video Release: 5/18/2010
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Great Drama - By Diana Saenger
The term “based on a true story” is receiving its due lately with The Blind Side garnering a recent Golden Globe acting win plus Oscar speculation. Advertising for Extraordinary Measures, also “based on a true story,” emphasizes that both these films are uplifting... MORE >>

Healing Is Good Business - By John P. McCarthy
Typically, a parent scrambling to find someone to cure their sick child is the domain of made-for-TV movies. In Extraordinary Measures, this potentially syrupy subject matter is given considerable substance and is handled capably enough to deserve a theatrical release. In... MORE >>

Only Movie Characters Allowed in This Lab - By Jeffrey Chen
I originally did not plan to see Extraordinary Measures. Ads for the film made it look like a run-of-the-mill "disease-of-the-week" TV movie, and I didn't give it much thought. But after its theatrical release, I found out it concerned a father and b... MORE >>

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