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The House of God (1984)

R
108 min | Comedy, Drama

Follow a group of interns in a large teaching hospital. When Jo, Chief Resident, has a breakdown the interns are reluctantly placed under the tutelage of the senior resident known as The Fatman. Like "M*A*S*H," "The Hospital" and "St. ...See moreFollow a group of interns in a large teaching hospital. When Jo, Chief Resident, has a breakdown the interns are reluctantly placed under the tutelage of the senior resident known as The Fatman. Like "M*A*S*H," "The Hospital" and "St. Elsewhere" (which is drawn from this story) this film is closer to the truth than the public wants to know. Written by Raymond Clay See less
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Samuel Shem (based on the novel by) (as Samuel Shem M.D.) | Donald Wrye (screenplay)
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Updated Mar 24, 1984

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Mar 24, 1984 (United States)

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Tim Matheson
Roy Basch Roy Basch   See fewer
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Charles Haid
Fats (The Fatman) Fats (The Fatman)   See fewer
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Michael Sacks
Wayne Potts Wayne Potts   See fewer
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Lisa Pelikan
Jo Miller Jo Miller   See fewer
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Bess Armstrong
Cissy Anderson Cissy Anderson   See fewer
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George Coe
Dr. Leggo Dr. Leggo   See fewer
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James Cromwell
Officer Quick Officer Quick   See fewer
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Ossie Davis
Dr. Sanders Dr. Sanders   See fewer
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Richard Brestoff
Howie Greenspoon Howie Greenspoon   See fewer
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Leo Burmester
Dr. Gath Dr. Gath   See fewer
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Charles Fleischer
Hyper Hooper Hyper Hooper   See fewer
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Malachy McCourt
Officer Gillheeny Officer Gillheeny   See fewer
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Joe Piscopo
Dr. Fishberg Dr. Fishberg   See fewer
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Michael Richards
Dr. Pinkus Dr. Pinkus   See fewer
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Howard E. Rollins Jr.
Chuck Johnston Chuck Johnston   See fewer
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Chip Zien
Eat-My-Dust-Eddie Eat-My-Dust-Eddie   See fewer
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Bill Moor
Dr. Frank Dr. Frank   See fewer
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Sandra Bernhard
Angel Dutton Angel Dutton   See fewer
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Tom Mahoney
Harry the Horse Harry the Horse   See fewer
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Mark Weiner
Attendent Attendent   See fewer
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Gilbert Gottfried
Paramedic Paramedic   See fewer
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Max Brandt
Mr. Rokitansky Mr. Rokitansky   See fewer
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Pat Bond
Maxine Maxine   See fewer
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Daniel Robinson
Lazlo-Yellow Man Lazlo-Yellow Man   See fewer
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Holly Hardman
Young Nurse #1 Young Nurse #1   See fewer
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Laura Justin
Young Nurse #2 Young Nurse #2   See fewer
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Antoinette Roman
Admission Nurse Admission Nurse   See fewer
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Olet Harvey
Ina Goober Ina Goober   See fewer
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Tom Clancy
Police Commissioner Police Commissioner   See fewer
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David Mullen
P.R. Officer #1 (as David Mullen) P.R. Officer #1 (as David Mullen)   See fewer
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Skeets Mariano
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Peter Gerety
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Rob LaGamba
P.R. Man #2 P.R. Man #2   See fewer
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Vivian Fineman
Nurse in MICU Nurse in MICU   See fewer
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Edward N. Fallon
Husband Husband   See fewer
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William Faith Jr.
Dr. Putzel Dr. Putzel   See fewer
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David L. Auspitz
Counterman Counterman   See fewer
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Millie Carlo
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Carolyn Hampton
A.E.I.O.U. Lady A.E.I.O.U. Lady   See fewer
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Vince Kushwara
Young Intern Young Intern   See fewer
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Mary Zucker
X-Ray Patient #1 X-Ray Patient #1   See fewer
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Frances Lutz
X-Ray Patient #2 X-Ray Patient #2   See fewer
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Pat McNulty
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John Yergey
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Teri Peterson
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5.9 / 10 | 166 votes