Critical Care Reviews

September 7, 2011
May 20, 2011
There's not much that's subtle in Lumet's tirade against the greed of the medical profession and health-care system and patients who sue.
April 27, 2007
...it emerges as a magically entertaining blend of heart, soul, mind, wit, farce and, finally, an idyllic idealism.
January 1, 2000
...the performances are juicy and intelligent.
January 1, 2000
Lumet moves with confidence between satire and intriguing, heightened-reality spirituality.
January 1, 2000
January 1, 2000
The film is a stimulating mix of a medical drama and a courtroom showdown, with broad comedy from Brooks, a little sexual blackmail, and a touching subplot involving another terminally ill patient who thinks he is being visited by the devil.
January 1, 2000
...a drily funny satire about America's health care woes...
October 31, 1997