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Dr. Cook's Garden

Dr. Cook's Garden(1970)

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Crosby's only TV movie has him cast against type as a small-town doctor who sees to it that the bad people in his community die before their time and the good live longer -- like the flowers in his garden. In the 1967 play which had a brief Broadway run, Burl Ives was the kindly general practitioner

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Bing Crosby Dr Leonard Cook
Frank Converse Jim Tennyson
Blythe Danner Jane Rausch
Abby Lewis Dora Ludlow
Barnard Hughes Elias Hart
Bethel Leslie Essie Bullitt
Carol Morley Mary Booth
Fred Burrel Harry Bullitt
Thomas Barbour Reverend
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1970 Production Date: 
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Sound:  Production Co:  CBS Television Studios .....Production Company, ABC Entertainment Group .....Network
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  • he came a long way!

    christopher scott 2018-12-27

    from his stint as a dr the first time in dr rhythm to the kindly dr cook his performance was overtaken by a character which COULD have slunk toward camp,... MORE>

  • Not your typical Crosby film

    Denis 2018-12-13

    A rare film where Crosby does not play his usual breezy self. This is a meaty. dramatic role and Crosby the actor rises to the occasion. Impressive,... MORE>

  • Should be mandatory for medical professionals

    Deb 2014-05-10

    I had the same experience as Lynne. Viewed the movie late one night in 1972 while in nursing school. Nearing the end of the film I had formed my opinion... MORE>