Doctor in the House (1955)





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The first of the popular British "Doctor" comedy series, Doctor in the House stars Dirk Bogarde as callow young medical student Simon Sparrow. Beginning his five-year internship at St. Swithin's Teaching Hospital, Sparrow continually runs afoul of head doctor Sir Lancelot Sprat (James Robertson-Justice). His social life is spiced up when Sparrow is taken under the wings of three student repeaters, who've flunked their prelims and are seeking a second chance. Most of the humor is very basic and … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Classics, Comedy
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as Simon Sparrow

as Richard Grimsdyke

as Benskin

as Isobel

as Taffy Evans

as Sister Virtue

as Rigor Mortis

as Mrs. Cooper

as Milly Groaker

as Magistrate

as Grandma

as Salesman

as Taxi Driver
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Full Review… | March 26, 2009
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Full Review… | January 26, 2006
Time Out
Top Critic

One can understand after watching it why the public wanted to see more of the characters and their misadventures.

Full Review… | August 13, 2011
Movie Metropolis

Slight comedy based on the antics of a group of naughty Brit medical students at a London hospital.

Full Review… | August 15, 2009
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August 11, 2005

March 12, 2004
Las Vegas Review-Journal

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