Something the Lord Made


Joseph Sargent

Don't be put off by the greetings card title; this is actually a rather good study of heart surgery pioneer Alfred Blalock and his assistant, Vivien Thomas. Excellent performances from Rickman & Mos Def. Originally made for HBO. Recommended.

2nd January 2006

Alan Rickman
Alfred Blalock
Mos Def
Vivien Thomas
Mary Stuart Masterson
Dr Helen Taussig
Kyra Sedgwick
Mary Blalock
Merritt Wever
Mrs Saxon
Doug Olear
Michael Saxon