• Publication date: November 29, 2013

Extraordinary Measures

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Two parents must raise $100 million to save their children from a rare disease.

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2010

MBC Max:

November 29, 2013 20:00 (KSA) ~ November 29, 2013 19:00 (CLT)

Based upon a true story, John and Aileen Crowley (Brendan Fraser and Keri Russell) are parents of two children suffering from a rare genetic disorder.  A doctor portrayed by Keri Russell may have a cure for the disease, but lack of funding hinders any further research.

Together, the Crowleys manage to collect the $100 million required to begin synthesizing a cure.  The path is not easy though as they encounter numerous hurtles along the way, including the slight possibility that the cure will fail.

Starring:

  • Brendan Fraser
  • Harrison Ford
  • Keri Russell

Directed by:  Tom Vaughan

Rating:  PG for thematic material, language and a mild suggestive moment.