n African Journal of Psychiatry - Extraordinary Measures
A CBS Films Presentation. A Double Feature Films Production. A Tom Vaughan Film : movie review

Volume 13, Issue 5
  • ISSN : 1994-8220



Inspired by a true story, the film Extraordinary Measures tells the story of a father's determination to do everything in his power to save his daughter's life. Brendan Fraser plays the part of John Cowley, a father of two children, both diagnosed with Pompe Disease. John and his wife Aileen (played by Keri Russell) embark on a campaign to raise awareness and funding for much needed research into a possible cure for their children's disease.

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