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Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
Matthew St. James (Edward Asner) is a leading surgeon who has gradually become an alcoholic. After a drunken driving incident, his family realizes Matthew has a problem, so his son, Dr. Hayward (Gary Cole), comes to stay with his father and help him. But Hayward, also a surgeon, is like his father in another way: He too has a severe addiction. Hayward hides his need for morphine and amphetamines, but the denial of both doctors about their problems makes it difficult for either to change.

Cast: Edward Asner , Gary Cole , Kate McNeil , Barbara Barrie , Beatrice Fredman , Mike Nussbaum , Philip Sterling , John Randolph

Director: Stuart Millar

Genres: Drama

Vital Signs (1986)

Release Date: January 1st, 1986|1 hr. 40 min.

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