A failed but provocative medical drama about a fiercely principled chief of experimental medicine at Boston's Metropolitan General, a prestigious teaching hospital. Intelligently written and with a superb lead performance by Andre Braugher (sandwiched between his roles on `Homicide: Life on the Street' and `Hack'), the series deserved far better than a (more…)
First Aired: November 8, 2000
A man (Peter MacKenzie) arrives at the hospital with chest pains on Saturday morning, is treated, in turn, by six residents and dies on Sunday night. His case is dissected on Monday morning at an “m and m” conference and nobody gets off easily. Mrs. Porter: Christine Healy. Dr. Plummer: John Michael Higgins.