Dr. Joe Parker and his family are awakened by a gun-wielding criminal demanding treatment for his brother. The man's in serious condition after a bullet pierced his lung. With a pistol pointing at their daughter, the doctor and his wife are forced to perform surgery despite his protests that the patient requires hospital treatment to survive. Written by
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When Joe is trying to convince them to take the injured cohort to the hospital, a camera is visible through the open door. The cameraman raises his head above above his equipment, sees he's in the shot, and then moves out of the way. See more