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Dentist in the Chair

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Genre  Comedy
Sequel  Dentist on the Job
Country  United Kingdom
5/10 IMDb

Director  Don Chaffey
Initial DVD release  September 11, 2007
Language  English
Dentist in the Chair movie poster
Release date  1960
Writer  Matthew Finch (novel), Val Guest (screenplay), Bob Monkhouse (additional scenes), George Wadmore (additional scenes)
Cast  Peggy Cummins (Peggy Travers), Kenneth Connor (Sam Field), Eric Barker (The Dean), Ronnie Stevens (Brian Dexter), Vincent Ball (Michaels), Bob Monkhouse (David Cookson)
Similar movies  Dentist in the Chair and Dentist on the Job are part of the same movie series
Tagline  Even your eyeteeth will pop when you see the girls!

Dentist in the Chair is a 1960 British comedy film, directed by Don Chaffey and starring Bob Monkhouse, Ronnie Stevens, Eric Barker and Vincent Ball. The screenplay was written by Val Guest, and based on a novel by Matthew Finch. Additional scenes were written by Bob Monkhouse and George Wadmore.


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Dentist on the Job (1961), a sequel, followed.


Two dental students, David Cookson (Monkhouse) and Brian Dexter (Ronnie Stevens) become mixed up in the misadventures of a thief, Sam Field (played by Kenneth Connor), when he tries to sell them stolen dental equipment.


  • Bob Monkhouse as David Cookson
  • Peggy Cummins as Peggy Travers
  • Kenneth Connor as Sam Field
  • Eric Barker as The Dean
  • Ronnie Stevens as Brian Dexter
  • Vincent Ball as Michaels
  • Eleanor Summerfield as Ethel
  • Reginald Beckwith as Mr. Watling
  • Stuart Saunders as Inspector Richardson
  • Ian Wallace as Dentist
  • Peggy Simpson as Miss Brent
  • Jean St. Clair as Lucy
  • Rosie Lee as Maggie
  • Charlotte Mitchell as Woman in Surgery
  • Philip Gilbert as Young Man in Surgery
  • Jeremy Hawk as Dental Instructor
  • Harry Hutchinson as Porter
  • Alf Dean as Wrestler
  • Sheree Winton as Jayne
  • Julie Alexander as Nurse
  • Reception

    The film was the 11th most popular movie at the British box office in 1960.


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