PG-13 | | Biography, Drama
When patients' rights lawyer Colette Hughes goes to meet her new client, Eleanor Riese, a patient in the psychiatric unit of a San Francisco hospital, she has no idea that besides taking on... See full summary »
Vera Farmiga was originally cast as Colette Hughes before dropping out. Hilary Swank replaced her.
Tell me, when you were a nurse, you never gave drugs to patients without their informed consent?
Colette Hughes: No. Never. I always felt it was my primary responsibility to care for the patient, not manage them for my own convenience.
Movie is set in 80's. During one scene, jogger is running through park with Pistons #33 Jersey., which was Grant Hill's Jersey. Grant Hill didn't start playing though until 1994.