Doctor at Large

Overview

The third of the droll British "Doctor" series, Doctor at Large once more stars Dirk Bogarde as young Dr. Simon Sparrow. Back in his old stamping grounds at St. Swithin's Teaching Hospital, Sparrow misses his chance at becoming chief surgeon when he crosses swords with the formidable Sir Lancelot Spratt (James Robertson Justice). Forced to go job hunting, our hero undergoes a variety of hilarious medical and romantic misadventures before ending up right where he started. Some of the film's best scenes involve ...
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Overview

The third of the droll British "Doctor" series, Doctor at Large once more stars Dirk Bogarde as young Dr. Simon Sparrow. Back in his old stamping grounds at St. Swithin's Teaching Hospital, Sparrow misses his chance at becoming chief surgeon when he crosses swords with the formidable Sir Lancelot Spratt (James Robertson Justice). Forced to go job hunting, our hero undergoes a variety of hilarious medical and romantic misadventures before ending up right where he started. Some of the film's best scenes involve shapely nurse Nan, played by Shirley Eaton of Goldfinger fame. Like its predecessors, Doctor at Large was based on characters created by real-life medico George Gordon.
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Special Features

Commentary with Muriel Pavlow and Donald Sinden; Photo gallery
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/2/2011
  • UPC: 089859866227
  • Original Release: 1957
  • Rating:

  • Source: Vci Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Time: 1:38:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 54,347

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Dirk Bogarde Dr. Simon Sparrow
Dandy Nichols
Muriel Pavlow Joy
Brigitte Bardot
Donald Sinden Benskin
James Robertson Justice Sir Lancelot Spratt
Shirley Eaton Nan
Derek Farr Dr. Potter-Shine
Michael Medwin Bingham
Freda Bamford Eva's Mother
Abe Barker Dad Ives
Martin Benson Maharajah
Cyril Chamberlain P.C.
Edward Chapman Wilkins
Peggy Ann Clifford Large Woman
Campbell Cotts Butler
George Coulouris Pascoe
Junia Crawford Girl on Boat
Judith Furse Mrs. Digby
Gladys Henson Mrs. Wilkins
Anne Heywood Emerald
Ernest Jay Hopcroft
Lionel Jeffries Dr. Hatchett
Geoffrey Keen Second Examiner
Dilys Laye Jasmine
Harry Locke Porter
Terence Longdon House Surgeon
A.E. Matthews Duke of Skye and Lewes
Guy Middleton Major
John Chandos O'Malley
Mervyn Johns
Mervyn Jones
Barbara Murray Kitty
Charles Lloyd Pack
Nicholas Phipps Mr. Wayland
Donald Pickering
Frederick Piper Ernest
Wensley Pithey
Maureen Pryor
Noel Purcell Bartender
George Relph Dr. Farquarson
Beth Rogan
Barbara Roscoe
Athene Seyler Lady Hawkins
Jean St. Clair
Ronnie Stevens
Ernst Thesiger First Examiner
Michael Trubshawe
Molly Urquhart
Technical Credits
Ralph Thomas Director
Betty E. Box Producer
Yvonne Caffin Costumes/Costume Designer
Maurice Carter Art Director
Richard Gordon Screenwriter
Bruce Montgomery Score Composer
Nicholas Phipps Screenwriter
Ernest W. Steward Cinematographer
Frederick Wilson Editor
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Doctor at Large
1. Intro [4:28]
2. Next Please! [6:39]
3. It's a Brain [6:03]
4. Make a Night of It [7:06]
5. To His Own Satisfaction [7:33]
6. The Wind [6:06]
7. To Jug [6:21]
8. Don't Shock the Cook [6:59]
9. I Prefer a Camel [8:46]
10. Fine Breaks [9:23]
11. Sea Air [14:06]
12. Tell Me All About It [10:50]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Doctor at Large
   Play
   Scenes
   Extras
      Commentary With Sir Donald Sinden and Muriel Pavlow - On
      Commentary With Sir Donald Sinden and Muriel Pavlow - Off
      Dolby 5.1
      Mono
      English Subtitles - On
      English Subtitles - Off
      Photo Gallery
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