What was the name of the place where the coma patients where being held?
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Based on the novel by Robin Cook: after her best friend falls into a coma during routine surgery, Dr. Susan Wheeler discovers similar cases at her prestigious Boston hospital. But as her investigation unfolds, Susan uncovers a horrific conspiracy - and suddenly finds herself marked for death.



Do you think that there are some things that are easier to portray on the screen than in a book? Yes. Any kind of description in writing is lengthy, whereas on film, it's instantaneous. In books, exactly the reverse situation applies. You can spend a page describing how somebody looks, the way he acts, the way his surroundings are, what kind of house he lives in. In film, all of that is immediate. You show -- and that's it. Certain traditions have sprung up to try to get around limitations of the medium and one of them is what I call the "verbal flashback", in which a character who finds a moment of repose tells an anecdote or incident out of his life which reveals his character. It's the kind of thing that almost never happens in real life, but it's been a sort of movie trick to define character for a very long time. One of the things we tried to do in Westworld was to let the audience find out about a character through what he does, instead of having him sit back and tell a little story about himself or his past. I think of this as using the unique qualities of the medium.






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