Something the Lord Made

Something the Lord Made (2004)

A breakthrough that changed the face of medicine. A unique partnership that broke the rules.

  • Genre: TV Movie, Drama
  • Release Date: 2004-05-30
  • User Rating: 7.8/10 from 151 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 50min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Nina Saxon Film Design
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Joseph Sargent
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From 151 Ratings


A dramatization of the relationship between heart surgery pioneers Alfred Blalock and Vivien Thomas.

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  • Alan Rickman

    as Dr. Alfred Blalock
  • Yasiin Bey

    as Vivien Thomas
  • Kyra Sedgwick

    as Mary Blalock
  • Gabrielle Union

    as Clara Thomas
  • Merritt Wever

    as Mrs. Saxon
  • Charles S. Dutton

    as William Thomas
  • Mary Stuart Masterson

    as Dr. Helen Taussig
Costume & Make-Up Karyn Wagner Costume Design
Sound Christopher Young Original Music Composer
Directing Joseph Sargent Director
Editing Michael Brown Editor
Production Vincent Peranio Production Designer
Production Lynn Kressel Casting
Writing Peter Silverman Writer
Camera Donald M. Morgan Director of Photography
Production Pat Moran Casting
Art Halina Gebarowicz Art Direction
Writing Robert Caswell Writer
Production Patrick Tendai Pfupajena Production Assistant