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Young Dr. Kildare (1938)

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82 min | Drama

Fresh out of medical school, young Dr. James Kildare decides to take a position at a large New York hospital instead of joining his father's country practice. In New York he meets the famous Dr. Leonard Gillespie who becomes his mentor. ...See moreFresh out of medical school, young Dr. James Kildare decides to take a position at a large New York hospital instead of joining his father's country practice. In New York he meets the famous Dr. Leonard Gillespie who becomes his mentor. Kildare finds himself in serious trouble when he saves a suicidal woman who turns out to be an heiress with a powerful family. Written by Col Needham See less
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John F. Seitz (as John Seitz)
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Updated Oct 14, 1938

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Oct 14, 1938 (United States)

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53 cast members
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Lionel Barrymore
Dr. Leonard Gillespie Dr. Leonard Gillespie   See fewer
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Lew Ayres
Dr. James Kildare Dr. James Kildare   See fewer
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Lynne Carver
Alice Raymond Alice Raymond   See fewer
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Nat Pendleton
Joe Wayman Joe Wayman   See fewer
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Jo Ann Sayers
Barbara Chanler Barbara Chanler   See fewer
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Samuel S. Hinds
Dr. Stephen Kildare Dr. Stephen Kildare   See fewer
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Emma Dunn
Mrs. Martha Kildare Mrs. Martha Kildare   See fewer
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Walter Kingsford
Dr. P. Walter Carew Dr. P. Walter Carew   See fewer
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Truman Bradley
Jack Hamilton Jack Hamilton   See fewer
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Monty Woolley
Dr. Lane-Porteus Dr. Lane-Porteus   See fewer
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Pierre Watkin
Mr. Robert Chanler Mr. Robert Chanler   See fewer
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Nella Walker
Mrs. Chanler Mrs. Chanler   See fewer
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Jessie Arnold
Crazy Girl (scenes deleted) Crazy Girl (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Drew Demorest
Reporter (scenes deleted) (as Drew Demarest) Reporter (scenes deleted) (as Drew Demarest)   See fewer
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Grace Hayle
Stout Lady (scenes deleted) Stout Lady (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Franklin Parker
Reporter (scenes deleted) Reporter (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Stanley Taylor
Reporter (scenes deleted) Reporter (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Murray Alper
Blue Swan Waiter (uncredited) Blue Swan Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Bailey
Man Entering Hospital (uncredited) Man Entering Hospital (uncredited)   See fewer
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Don 'Red' Barry
Dr. Collins (uncredited) Dr. Collins (uncredited)   See fewer
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Granville Bates
Harry Cook (uncredited) Harry Cook (uncredited)   See fewer
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Barbara Bedford
Nurse (uncredited) Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joseph E. Bernard
Waiter at Sullivan's (uncredited) Waiter at Sullivan's (uncredited)   See fewer
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Margaret Bert
Little Boy's Mother (uncredited) Little Boy's Mother (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marie Blake
Miss Sally Green (uncredited) Miss Sally Green (uncredited)   See fewer
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Virginia Brissac
Boardinghouse Landlady (uncredited) Boardinghouse Landlady (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Butler
Coronary Patient (uncredited) Coronary Patient (uncredited)   See fewer
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Don Castle
Dr. Bates (uncredited) Dr. Bates (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roger Converse
Dr. Joiner (uncredited) Dr. Joiner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nell Craig
Nurse Parker (uncredited) Nurse Parker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Dae
President, Board of Directors (uncredited) President, Board of Directors (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bess Flowers
Nurse (uncredited) Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Brenda Fowler
Head Nurse (uncredited) Head Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harrison Greene
Bartender (uncredited) Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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Howard Hickman
Dr. Harris (uncredited) Dr. Harris (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cy Kendall
Charlie (uncredited) Charlie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary MacLaren
Lodger Bringing Blanket (uncredited) Lodger Bringing Blanket (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Mason
Lodger Going for Ambulance (uncredited) Lodger Going for Ambulance (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom McGuire
Clancy (uncredited) Clancy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Mulhall
Intern (uncredited) Intern (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Murphy
Intern (uncredited) Intern (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Orth
Mike Ryan (uncredited) Mike Ryan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leonard Penn
Albert Foster (uncredited) Albert Foster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sharon Randall
Maggie (uncredited) Maggie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cyril Ring
Intern (uncredited) Intern (uncredited)   See fewer
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Clinton Rosemond
Conover (uncredited) Conover (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gilbert Russell
Intern (uncredited) Intern (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edwin Stanley
Resident Doctor (uncredited) Resident Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Phillip Terry
Dr. Vickery (uncredited) Dr. Vickery (uncredited)   See fewer
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Emmett Vogan
Detective Herman (uncredited) Detective Herman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bobs Watson
Little Boy (uncredited) Little Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Woody
Ed (uncredited) Ed (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Worthington
Board Member (uncredited) Board Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.8 / 10 | 444 votes