|release date (Theaters)||January 6 1978|
|writer||Michael Crichton, Robin Cook|
|starring||Genevieve Bujold, Michael Douglas, Rip Torn|
|tagline||Imagine your life hangs by a thread. Imagine your body hangs by a wire. Imagine you're not imagining.|
|trailer 1||Trailer #1|
SynopsisSomething eerie is going on at Boston Memorial. Patients with minor problems are slipping into irreversible comas, and a doctor is targeted when she suspects her colleagues of foul play.
The idea of a medically induced coma is not that terrifying. Sometimes patients are so ill that their bodies need a deep rest to heal. The miniseries, Coma, based on the 1977 novel by Robin Cook and the 1978 movie of the same name, uses the idea of comas and pushes them into the horror realm. What if patients, during routine operations, were forced into comas so that they could be used for medical experimentation? …Read More