The Country Doctor Poster

Release Date: 1936

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary
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.

Cast: Jean Hersholt, June Lang, Slim Summerville

Director: Henry King

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Doctor, Heartwarming, Love interest, Quest, 1930s, Charming, Emotional, Rise, Small town