Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview, buy, or rent movies, get iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

Critical Care

HD   PG-13 Closed Captioning

Sidney Lumet

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download this movie.

About the Movie

When an idealistic young doctor enters into the case of a wealthy, terminally ill patient, he's ensnared in a web of ethical doubt and erotic treachery for which no med school degree could prepare him.

Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews


  • Reviews Counted: 17
  • Fresh: 10
  • Rotten: 7
  • Average Rating: 6.4/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Fresh: ...the performances are juicy and intelligent. – Stephen Holden, New York Times, Jul 16, 2008

Fresh: emerges as a magically entertaining blend of heart, soul, mind, wit, farce and, finally, an idyllic idealism. – Andrew Sarris, New York Observer, Aug 15, 2007

Read More About This Movie On Rotten Tomatoes

Customer Reviews


I'll admit, I only rented it because James Spader was the star, but the movie is surprisingly good. Definitely worth renting, probably not worth buying though.

Critical Care
View In iTunes
  • $7.99
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Released: 1997

Customer Ratings