• A Man to Remember (1938)

A Man to Remember

Release Date: 1938

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 19 min

Plot Summary

Impoverished physician and widower John "Doc" Abbott (Edward Ellis) arrives in a Midwest town with his young son, Dick. Unable to raise money for a hospital, Doc practices in the poor part of town and adopts a baby born to a patient he can't save. Jean (Anne Shirley) becomes part of the family and is loyal to Doc even when Dick, who has become a doctor himself, defects to the wealthy competition. When a polio epidemic threatens, it is Doc's determination that makes the town realize his worth.

Cast: Edward Ellis, Anne Shirley, Lee Bowman, William Henry, Granville Bates, Harlan Briggs, Frank M. Thomas, Charles Halton

Director: Garson Kanin

Genres: Drama

Production Co: RKO Radio Pictures Inc.

Keywords: Gripping, 1930s, Rivalry, Quest, Passionate, Office, Doctor, House, Sacrifice, Hospital, Son

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