Something the Lord Made

Drama, Period
The true-life account of how Alfred Blalock, a white Johns Hopkins surgeon, and Vivien Thomas, a black medical technician pioneered the processes leading to successful open-heart surgery in the 1940s.
Director: Joseph Sargent
Awards: 2 Golden Globe nominations. Another 3 wins & 6 nominations | full awards »

Cast

... Dr. Alfred Blalock

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... Vivien Thomas

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... Dr. Helen Taussig

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... Clara Flanders-Thomas

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... Mary Blalock

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... William Thomas

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... Mr. Saxon

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... Mrs. Saxon

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... Harold Thomas

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... Father Aucott

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... Lodel Williams

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... Charles Manlove

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Synopsis

The true-life account of how Alfred Blalock, a white Johns Hopkins surgeon, and Vivien Thomas, a black medical technician pioneered the processes leading to successful open-heart surgery in the 1940s.

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