Bringing Out the Dead (1999)
poster Bringing Out the Dead
IMDb Rating:
6.8/10 (59259 votes)

Country:United States, 121 minutes

Spoken Languages:English

Genre(s):Thriller, Drama

Director(s):Martin Scorsese

Video Codec:Unknown

Number: 230

An Easter story. Frank is a Manhattan medic, working graveyard in a two-man ambulance team. He's burned out, exhausted, seeing ghosts, especially a young woman he failed to save six months' before, and no longer able to save people: he brings in the dead. We follow him for three nights, each with a different partner: Larry, who thinks about dinner, Marcus, who looks to Jesus, and Tom, who wallops people when work is slow. Frank befriends the daughter of a heart victim he brings in; she's Mary, an ex-junkie, angry at her father but now hoping he'll live. Frank tries to get fired, tries to quit, and keeps coming back, to work and to Mary, in need of his own rebirth.

Nicolas Cage (as Frank Pierce), Patricia Arquette (as Mary Burke), John Goodman (as Larry), Ving Rhames (as Marcus), Tom Sizemore (as Tom Wolls)

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.55:1