The Country Doctor
Release Date: January 1st, 1936
Not Yet Rated|1 hr. 50 min.
In this true story set in remote, frozen Moosetown, Canada, John Luke (Jean Hersholt) is the only doctor around. Because of the punishing winters, Moosetown is closed off until spring, so he is responsible for all medical duties during that time, from illness to childbirth. Struggling to garner support for better supplies and facilities from stubborn local businessmen, Dr. Luke opens some eyes after he delivers the world's first quintuplets to a longtime patient.
Director: Henry King