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Acceptable Risk (2001)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller  -  March 2001 (USA)
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An ambitious medical researcher discovers a mold that he believes could be the foundation of a miracle cure for degenerative diseases.

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An ambitious medical researcher discovers a mold that he believes could be the foundation of a miracle cure for degenerative diseases.

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They've unearthed a miracle. Pray it doesn't kill them.

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I liked everything about this film except the unfortunate ending. I've always been a big fan of Kelly Rutherford and she did her usual great job in this one. I used to watch her in The Adventures of Briscoe County Jr. it seems like ages ago, and have watched for her movies ever since. She's really good in Threat Matrix too, although in that she plays a rather stern, tough girl character in my opinion. Needless to say, I think she's a cutie and really added a lot to this movie.


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