Desperate Measures

  • 1998
  • Movie
  • R
  • Action, Crime, Thriller

It's not that there isn't an interesting moral dilemma at the heart of this psychological thriller: Widowed San Francisco cop Frank Conner's (Andy Garcia) 9-year-old son Matt (Joseph Cross) is dying of leukemia, and sociopath Peter McCabe (Michael Keaton) is a perfect bone-marrow match. Conner persuades McCabe to act as a donor, but McCabe stages an escape...read more

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00:30 — A cop tries to save his dying son by protecting a murderer. Keaton gives a refreshingly ruthless performance. High tension.

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  • Released: 1998
  • Rating: R
  • Review: It's not that there isn't an interesting moral dilemma at the heart of this psychological thriller: Widowed San Francisco cop Frank Conner's (Andy Garcia) 9-year-old son Matt (Joseph Cross) is dying of leukemia, and sociopath Peter McCabe (Michael Keaton)… (more)

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