The Doctor's Dilemma Poster

Release Date: 1958

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
In this film adaption of George Bernard Shaw's play, Mrs. Dubedat (Leslie Caron), a devoted wife of a skilled painter (Dirk Bogarde), dedicates herself to saving him from the tuberculosis he has contracted. She tracks down renowned society doctor Sir Colenso Ridgeon (John Robinson) and pleads with him to fit her husband into his schedule. Ridgeon wants to be sure that the man is worth the effort, but he finds himself in a moral quandary when he discovers Mr. Dubedat has more than one wife.

Cast: Dirk Bogarde, Leslie Caron, Robert Morley, Alastair Sim, John Robinson, Felix Aylmer, Michael Gwynn, Maureen Delaney

Director: Anthony Asquith

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer British Studios

Keywords: Rivalry, Deception, Doctor, Witty, Amusing, Husband, Spirited, Wife, England