Extraordinary Measures: Free Preview Screening
by Artvoice - posted 2:12 pm, January 18, 2010
Extraordinary Measures is inspired by the true story of John Crowley, a man who defied conventional wisdom and great odds, and risked his family’s future to pursue a cure for his children’s life threatening disease. From his working class roots, John Crowley has finally begun to taste success in corporate America. Supported by his beautiful wife Aileen (Keri Russell) and their three children, John is on the fast track. But just as his career is taking off, Crowley walks away from it all when his two youngest children, Megan and Patrick, are diagnosed with a fatal disease. With Aileen by his side, harnessing all of his skill and determination, Crowley teams up with a brilliant, but unappreciated and unconventional scientist, Dr. Robert Stonehill. Together they form a bio-tech company focused on developing a life-saving drug. One driven to prove himself and his theories, the other by a chance to save his children, this unlikely alliance eventually develops into mutual respect as they battle the medical and business establishments in a fight against the system – and time.
Extraordinary Measures opens in theaters on January 22. You can see it before everyone else – for free – tomorrow, January 19th. This is an electronic ticket giveaway, so you’ll be able to print your own admit-two pass for the screening from your computer. Visit the promo page to watch the trailer, and find out how to get your pass.