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January 15, 1995 | Judy Brennan
Laurence Dworet knows his combat zones--especially those combat zones called emergency rooms, where doctors head into battle to save lives with a scalpel and a prayer. And those combat zones called story meetings, where strategy is boiled down to a twist on an idea and experience in another field is the winning edge. Dworet, 44, is a veteran emergency room physician cum screenwriter tapped by his longtime friend, producer Arnold Kopelson, to co-write Warner Bros.'
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March 10, 1995 | PETER RAINER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
"Outbreak," starring Dustin Hoffman encased in a germ-free suit and helmet, is the kind of movie that's usually described as "visceral." It sure ain't "cerebral." Despite a lot of high-tech gizmology and oodles of data about hemorrhagic fevers and viral strains, it's basically a so-spreadable-it's-incredible creeping glop movie. It's a B-movie with A-accouterments.
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ENTERTAINMENT
March 10, 1995 | PETER RAINER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
"Outbreak," starring Dustin Hoffman encased in a germ-free suit and helmet, is the kind of movie that's usually described as "visceral." It sure ain't "cerebral." Despite a lot of high-tech gizmology and oodles of data about hemorrhagic fevers and viral strains, it's basically a so-spreadable-it's-incredible creeping glop movie. It's a B-movie with A-accouterments.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 15, 1995 | Judy Brennan
Laurence Dworet knows his combat zones--especially those combat zones called emergency rooms, where doctors head into battle to save lives with a scalpel and a prayer. And those combat zones called story meetings, where strategy is boiled down to a twist on an idea and experience in another field is the winning edge. Dworet, 44, is a veteran emergency room physician cum screenwriter tapped by his longtime friend, producer Arnold Kopelson, to co-write Warner Bros.'
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