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Doctor at Large

1957
1h 38m
Comedy
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Cast

Dirk Bogarde (Dr. Simon Sparrow)Muriel Pavlow (Dr. Joy Gibson)Donald Sinden (Dr. Tony Benskin)James Robertson Justice (Sir Lancelot Spratt)Shirley Eaton (Nurse Nan McPherson)Derek Farr (Dr. Potter-Shine)Michael Medwin (Dr. Charles Bingham)Martin Benson (Maharajah of Rhanda)John Chandos (O'Malley)Edward Chapman (Wilkins)George Coulouris (Pascoe)Judith Furse (Mrs. Digby - Innkeeper)Gladys Henson (Mrs. Wilkins)Anne Heywood (Emerald)Ernest Jay (Charles Hopcroft)Lionel Jeffries (Dr. Hatchet)Mervyn Johns (Smith)Geoffrey Keen (Second Examiner)

Director

Ralph Thomas

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Synopsis

Dr. Simon Sparrow (Dirk Bogarde) graduates and sets out into the world. Hilarious internships with a miserly doctor and his young wife, a country doctor paid in kind not cash, and a quack specializing in rich neurotic women. He applies for a surgery position at a hospital, insults the senior surgeon, then rescues one of the hospital's Governors and finally gets his place on the staff.

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