House M.D.: Season 7, Episode 9

Larger Than Life (17 Jan. 2011)

TV Episode  -   -  Drama | Mystery
8.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.7/10 from 759 users  
Reviews: write review

When a man puts his life on the line to save a stranger who fell onto the subway tracks, he emerges from the dramatic scene miraculously unscathed but then suddenly collapses. Both the ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(created by),
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 23 titles
created 09 Sep 2011
 
a list of 5203 titles
created 10 Dec 2011
 
a list of 903 titles
created 26 Jul 2012
 
a list of 14 titles
created 25 Sep 2012
 
a list of 1677 titles
created 01 Jan 2013
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Larger Than Life (17 Jan 2011)

Larger Than Life (17 Jan 2011) on IMDb 8.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of House M.D..
« Previous Episode | 140 of 176 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Jack
...
Eva
...
Nate Witty ...
Bike Messenger
...
Daisy
...
Kayla Colbert ...
Edit

Storyline

When a man puts his life on the line to save a stranger who fell onto the subway tracks, he emerges from the dramatic scene miraculously unscathed but then suddenly collapses. Both the hospital and the town become captivated by the man's selfless deed, but as the team works to diagnose his symptoms, they discover that the hero's seemingly life-changing deed failed to break old habits. Meanwhile, House tries to avoid Cuddy's birthday dinner with her opinionated mother Arlene, and Taub draws unexpected attention when his face graces billboards advertising the hospital. As Taub and his wife reignite a physical relationship, Masters' outside perspective helps him realize that it's time to take action on his crumbling marriage. Written by Fox Publicity

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Mystery

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

17 January 2011 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

When House and Cuddy are cleaning up after her birthday meal, the Bach piece playing in the background is "Wachet Auf," which is usually translated, "Sleepers, Wake!" It's appropriate since Wilson and Cuddy's mom are both asleep at the dining room table. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Gregory House: [about Masters] God! She's still talking. Make it stop.
Dr. Robert Chase: House's world view doesn't include random acts of self-sacrifice. He's gonna count heroism as a symptom until proven otherwise.
See more »

Connections

References Ordinary People (1980) See more »

Soundtracks

Sonata for Cello and Piano No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 38
(uncredited)
Written by Johannes Brahms
Plays during Cuddy's dinner party
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Wilson byers-kat
Anyone else struggle through season 8? december_roses
Anyone know which episode this was? markdown474
Dibala plot was lame and idiotic..Chase was never like this.. maria_anam90
If Stacy had stayed... brituc1
Edward Vogler...your thoughts??? emtdd
Discuss Larger Than Life (2011) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?