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The third of the "Doctor" films. Newly qualified doctor Simon Sparrow goes in search of a job. He applies for a surgery position at the hospital where he studied, but manages to insult the senior surgeon and one of the hospital's governors. So, instead he ends up as assistant to with a niggardly and rather scary GP with an amerous wife, followed by cushy but rather unmedical job with a Harley Street doctor, and then a job with a very nice GP whp is the opposite to the first one. But after getting the chance to rescue the hospital governor from a group of angry ladies at a resort in France, he finally lands a job at his beloved hosdpital.

  1. Ralph Thomas

    Director

  2. Richard Gordon

    Novel

  3. Nicholas Phipps

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Dirk Bogarde

    Dirk Bogarde

    Dr Simon Sparrow

  2. Muriel Pavlow

    Muriel Pavlow

    Dr Joy Gibson

  3. Donald Sinden

    Donald Sinden

    Dr Tony Benskin

  4. James Robertson Justice

    James Robertson Justice

    Sir Lancelot Spratt

  5. Shirley Eaton

    Shirley Eaton

    Nurse Nan McPherson

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Status Released

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  • July 27, 1957
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 44m

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