Edit
"House M.D." Informed Consent (TV Episode 2006) Poster

(TV Series)

(2006)

Trivia

Jump to: Spoilers (3)
Joel Grey, the actor who plays Ezra Powell, played the Wizard of Oz in the Broadway show "Wicked". As Dr. House examines Powell behind a blanket, House says "Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain", a quote from The Wizard of Oz (1939).
Leighton Meester (Ali) also has an infatuation with Hugh Laurie's character in the movie The Oranges (2011).
2 of 2 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
The wall clock in the MRI room is labeled 'Stoia Tucker', which is also the pharmaceutical company in House M.D.: TB or Not TB (2005) (Most likely from Chris Stoia, first assistant director on the show.)
3 of 4 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
House: Don't go towards the light. Referencing the movie Poltergeist (1982) and its sequels, where the main character Carol Anne is told not to "go into the light." Associated with the "white light" reported in many near-death experiences.
1 of 2 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink

Spoilers 

The trivia items below may give away important plot points.

This is the third patient to die, although the circumstances are a bit unique.
2 of 2 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
Joel Grey, who plays Ezra Powell, is playing a doctor with cancer who asks a team of physicians to help him die. He plays a character almost identical to this on Private Practice: Nothing to Fear (2009), where he plays a doctor with cancer and in unbearable pain who begs his two physician friends help him kill himself.
1 of 1 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
Diagnosis Amyloidosis in the lungs, kidneys, bone marrow, and brain.
1 of 2 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink

See also

Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Connections | Soundtracks

Contribute to This Page