"Desperate Measures" quotes

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Frank Conner is an honest police officer who desperately needs to save his son's life. However, after losing all hope, he finds out that a criminal Peter McCabe in jail is his only savior.

Director: Barbet Schroeder
Writer: David Klass
Production: N/A
Genre: action, crime, drama
Year: 1998
MetaScore: N/A/100
ImdbRating: 6.1
BoxOffice: $13,806,137
Released: 30 Jan 1998
Awards: 1 nomination

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Cast

Peter McCabe - Michael Keaton
Frank Conner - Andy Garcia
Captain Jeremiah Cassidy - Brian Cox
Dr. Samantha Hawkins - Marcia Gay Harden
Nate Oliver - Erik King
Matthew Conner - Joseph Cross
Sarah Davis - Janel Moloney
Ed Fayne - Richard Riehle
Medical Inmate - Tracey Walter
SWAT Team Commander - Peter Weireter
Derrick Wilson - Keith Diamond
Dr. Gosha - Steve Park
SWAT in Airduct - Steven Schub
Cell Guard - Neal Matarazzo
Pelican Bay Head Guard - Dennis Cockrum
Cigarette Guard - Charles Noland
Library Guard - Randy Thompson
Tough Inmate - Michael Shamus Wiles
Convoy Guard - Darren Pearce
Convoy Guard - Eric Tignini
Laser Technician - Billy Kane
Young ER Nurse - Christine Ashe
ER Nurse - Donna M. Duffy
Cop Escorting Frank - Troy Robinson
Security Booth Guard - Robert Baier
SWAT Sharpshooter in Street - David Flick
Doctor at Walkway - Joe Drago
SWAT Sniper on Roof - Josh Kemble
Patrol Cop - Scott Colomby
Policeman on Street - Howard Meehan
Helicopter Shooter - Tim Kelleher
SWAT Helicopter Pilot - Cliff Fleming
SWAT Helicopter Pilot - Dana Kristen Vahle
SWAT Helicopter Pilot - Craig Hosking
Motorcyclist - Jack Gill
Motorcyclist - Scott Waugh
Motorcyclist - Danny Rogers
Rains, Cop shot in ER - John Meier
Kellen, Burnt Cop 1 - Norman Howell
Trimble, Burnt Cop 2 - John Rottger
Donna, Burning Nurse - Donna Keegan
Prison Guard - Jonathan Adler
Visitor in Hospital - Tony Amen
Detective in Chase - John Lizzi
Police Detective - Neil O'Neill
Police Officer - Dwayne Pintoff
Doctor - Dan Rosenberg