Dr. Kildare's Strange Case Poster

Release Date: 1940

DVD Release Date: April 16th, 2002

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 16 min

Plot Summary
In this installment of the medical series, handsome young doctor James Kildare (Lew Ayres) continues to learn from his surly mentor, Dr. Leonard Gillespie (Lionel Barrymore), and romance beautiful nurse Mary Lamont (Laraine Day). Although Dr. Gregory Lane (Shepperd Strudwick) is a rival for Mary's affections, Kildare comes to his aid when an unstable patient accuses the surgeon of malpractice. Kildare attempts to prove that Lane isn't at fault with an unusual form of therapy, but will it work?

Cast: Lew Ayres, Lionel Barrymore, Laraine Day, Shepperd Strudwick, Samuel S. Hinds, Emma Dunn, Walter Kingsford, Alma Kruger

Director: Harold S. Bucquet

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Doctor, Rivalry, Tense, 1940s, Melodramatic, Love triangle, Car, Hospital