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Doctor at Large

Year:
Duration:
USA:98 min | UK:104 min
Genres:
Comedy
IMDB rate:
6
Director:
Ralph Thomas
Awards:
1 nomination
Details
Country: UK
Release Date: 1957-04-29
Filming Locations: Pinewood Studios, Iver Heath, Buckinghamshire, England, UK
Cast
Actor
Character
Dirk Bogarde
Dr. Simon Sparrow
Muriel Pavlow
Dr. Joy Gibson
Donald Sinden
Dr. Tony Benskin
James Robertson Justice
Sir Lancelot Spratt
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
Dilys Laye
Mrs. Jasmine Hatchet
Harry Locke
Porter
Terence Longdon
George - House Surgeon
A.E. Matthews
Duke of Skye and Lewes (as A. E. Matthews)
Guy Middleton
Major Porter
Barbara Murray
Kitty
Dandy Nichols
Lady in Outpatients Dept.
Nicholas Phipps
Mr. Wayland - Solicitor
Wensley Pithey
Sam - Poacher
Maureen Pryor
Mrs. Dalton
Noel Purcell
The Padre - Bartender
George Relph
Dr. Farquarson
Athene Seyler
Lady Hawkins
Ronnie Stevens
Waiter at hotel.
Freda Bamford
Eva's Mother (uncredited)
Abe Barker
Dad Ives (uncredited)
Cyril Chamberlain
Police Constable (uncredited)
Peggy Ann Clifford
Large Woman (uncredited)
Campbell Cotts
Butler (uncredited)
Junia Crawford
Girl on Boat (uncredited)
Bill Fraser
Minor Role (uncredited)
Richard Gordon
Anethetist (uncredited)
June Laverick
Minor Role (uncredited)
Wilfrid Lawson
Dustman. with Cyst (uncredited)
Charles Lloyd Pack
Minor Role (uncredited)
Bernard Miles
Haymaking Farmer (uncredited)
Donald Pickering
Cyril (uncredited)
John Pike
Haymaking Farmer's Son (uncredited)
Frederick Piper
Ernest (uncredited)
Carol Richmond
Eva (uncredited)
Beth Rogan
Clerk (uncredited)
Barbara Roscoe
Alice (uncredited)
Jean St. Clair
O'Malley's Char (uncredited)
Molly Urquhart
Mrs. Ives (uncredited)
Did you know?
Trivia
Both Wilfrid Lawson and Bernard Miles refused to do publicly for this film.
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Ernest Jay who has a bit part in this film died before release.
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Richard Gordon:  The author of the original books (and of the screenplay here) is on screen hidden behind the anesthetist's mask in the "patient wakes up" scene. Gordon did the job in real life before turning to writing.
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Goofs
When Sparrow takes the letter from Sir Lancelot out of its envelope, the letter is folded into four, yet when he takes it out of his coat pocket when in the pub, it is folded in three.
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Photos from cast
Shirley Eaton Ernest Thesiger Michael Trubshawe