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Director  John Ford
Music director  Samuel Kaylin
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Language  English
6.6/10 IMDb

Genre  Comedy, Drama, Romance
Screenplay  Jane Storm, Philip Klein
Country  United States
Doctor Bull movie poster
Release date  September 22, 1933 (1933-09-22)
Writer  James Gould Cozzens (novel), Paul Green (adaptation), Jane Storm (continuity)
Cast  Will Rogers (Dr. George 'Doc' Bull), Vera Allen (Mme Janet 'Jane' Cardmaker), Marian Nixon (May Tupping), Howard Lally (Joe Tupping), Berton Churchill (Herbert Banning), Louise Dresser (Mme Herbert Banning)
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Tagline  As Great - As Human - As 'State Fair'

Doctor Bull is a 1933 American pre-Code comedy film directed by John Ford, based on the James Gould Cozzens novel The Last Adam. Will Rogers portrays a small-town doctor who must deal with a typhoid outbreak in the community.

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The film was well praised by The New York Times, which noted that the story is similar to that of Lionel Barrymore's film One Man's Journey when it premiered at the Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Andy Devine met his future wife during the making of this picture.

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Cast

  • Will Rogers as Dr. George "Doc" Bull
  • Vera Allen as Mrs. Janet "Jane" Cardmaker, widow of Charles Edward Cardmaker and Bull's girlfriend
  • Marian Nixon as May Tupping, telephone operator
  • Howard Lally as Joe Tupping
  • Berton Churchill as Herbert Banning, Janet's brother
  • Louise Dresser as Mrs. Herbert Banning
  • Andy Devine as Larry Ward, soda jerk
  • Rochelle Hudson as Virginia (Muller) Banning
  • Tempe Pigott as Grandma Banning
  • Elizabeth Patterson as Aunt Patricia Banning
  • Nora Cecil as Aunt Emily Banning
  • Ralph Morgan as Dr. Verney, owner of Verney Laboratory
  • Effie Ellsler as Aunt Myra Bull
  • Helen Freeman as Helen Upjohn, New Winton postmistress
  • Reception

    The film was one of Fox's biggest hits of the year.

    Doctor bull opening shots


    References

    Doctor Bull Wikipedia
    Doctor Bull IMDb Doctor Bull themoviedb.org


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