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Desperate Measures (1998)

R
100 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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.
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Jan 30, 1998 (United States)
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49 cast members
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Michael Keaton
Peter McCabe Peter McCabe   See fewer
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Andy Garcia
Frank Conner Frank Conner   See fewer
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Brian Cox
Captain Jeremiah Cassidy Captain Jeremiah Cassidy   See fewer
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Marcia Gay Harden
Dr. Samantha Hawkins Dr. Samantha Hawkins   See fewer
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Erik King
Nate Oliver Nate Oliver   See fewer
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Joseph Cross
Matthew Conner Matthew Conner   See fewer
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Janel Moloney
Sarah Davis Sarah Davis   See fewer
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Richard Riehle
Ed Fayne Ed Fayne   See fewer
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Tracey Walter
Medical Inmate Medical Inmate   See fewer
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Peter Weireter
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Keith Diamond
Derrick Wilson Derrick Wilson   See fewer
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Steve Park
Dr. Gosha Dr. Gosha   See fewer
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Steven Schub
SWAT in Airduct SWAT in Airduct   See fewer
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Neal Matarazzo
Cell Guard Cell Guard   See fewer
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Dennis Cockrum
Pelican Bay Head Guard Pelican Bay Head Guard   See fewer
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Charles Noland
Cigarette Guard Cigarette Guard   See fewer
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Randy Thompson
Library Guard Library Guard   See fewer
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Michael Shamus Wiles
Tough Inmate Tough Inmate   See fewer
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Darren Pearce
Convoy Guard Convoy Guard   See fewer
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Eric Tignini
Convoy Guard Convoy Guard   See fewer
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Billy Kane
Laser Technician Laser Technician   See fewer
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Christine Ashe
Young ER Nurse Young ER Nurse   See fewer
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Donna M. Duffy
ER Nurse ER Nurse   See fewer
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Troy Robinson
Cop Escorting Frank Cop Escorting Frank   See fewer
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Robert Baier
Security Booth Guard Security Booth Guard   See fewer
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David Flick
SWAT Sharpshooter in Street SWAT Sharpshooter in Street   See fewer
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Joe Drago
Doctor at Walkway Doctor at Walkway   See fewer
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Josh Kemble
SWAT Sniper on Roof SWAT Sniper on Roof   See fewer
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Scott Colomby
Patrol Cop Patrol Cop   See fewer
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Howard Meehan
Policeman on Street Policeman on Street   See fewer
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Tim Kelleher
Helicopter Shooter Helicopter Shooter   See fewer
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Cliff Fleming
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Dana Kristen Vahle
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Craig Hosking
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Jack Gill
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Scott Waugh
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Danny Rogers
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John Meier
Rains, Cop shot in ER Rains, Cop shot in ER   See fewer
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Norman Howell
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John Rottger
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Donna Keegan
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Jonathan Adler
Prison Guard (uncredited) Prison Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tony Amen
Visitor in Hospital (uncredited) Visitor in Hospital (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Lizzi
Detective in Chase (uncredited) Detective in Chase (uncredited)   See fewer
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Neil O'Neill
Police Detective (uncredited) Police Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Elizabeth Ann Peternel
Patient (uncredited) Patient (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dwayne Pintoff
Police Officer (uncredited) Police Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.1 / 10 | 16,453 votes