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Soderbergh, Owen team up for a historical medical drama

By Associated Press in Beverly Hills, California ( China Daily ) Updated: 2014-08-14 07:21:02

No rubber gloves. No high-tech instruments. No medical-malpractice lawyers.

Welcome to the Knickerbocker Hospital, aka the Knick, a bloody citadel of healing in circa-1900 Manhattan where great strides are made (soon, an X-ray machine!) even as its routine procedures seem borrowed from the butcher shop and its mortality rate isn't much better.

This is the setting for The Knick, premiering on Aug 8 on Cinemax.

Soderbergh, Owen team up for a historical medical drama

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