Extreme Measures Movie Review Summary

Actors: Hugh Grant, Gene Hackman, David Morse, Sarah Jessica Parker

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A doctor gets a patient who mysteriously dies. The doctor looks into this man's files to find out what caused it. He discovers that the files have been erased and people are starting to become suspicious. It starts to look like the man was never at the hospital. The doctor then gets framed for drug possession and tries to find out who set him up. As he uncovers the truth he realizes another doctor is trying to find a cure for paralysis, but is using human test subjects. Also, the closer he comes to unraveling the mystery the more dangerous it becomes and he realizes that he can't trust anyone.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 10%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 80%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 10% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1980's-1999 Medical Thriller?    -   Yes Medical Plotlets:    -   wild experiments on people

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   doctor Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   British


United States    -   Yes City?    -   Yes City:    -   Dirty, grimy (like New York)    -   wealthy Misc setting    -   sewers/subways    -   building

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   gory visuals of deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   seeing nude male butt Kind of violence:    -   hand to hand    -   guns Unusual forms of death    -   frying (electrocuted)    -   crushed    -   perforation--bullets Any profanity?    -   Some foul language

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