A class of interns arrives for their first year in training at a public city hospital, which serves patients from many different ethnic and socioeconomic groups. None of the involved interns can accept their residencies until the source of the drugs is found, creating a risk that the residency offers will be withdrawn. The Interns (1962) 08/08/1962 (US) Romance, Drama 2h User Score. I can't belive it was made 52 years ago.

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Technical Specs, See agents for this cast & crew on IMDbPro, Dr. Joe Parelli The Boston Globe‘s Percy Shain wrote that it” limped into view with an untidy mess about stolen drugs, a false accusation, a black-monk confrontation, a go-go dancer’s disruption of routine and various other heroics woven into a pattern that leaked at every point.” And Morton Moss of the Los Angeles Herald-Examiner stated that “we felt no temptation to think we hadn’t seen it all before.”.

... Full Cast & Crew. Release Dates When sold by Amazon.com, this product will be manufactured on demand using DVD-R recordable media. }); The Interns made its television debut on Thursday, March 10th, 1966 on CBS; The New Interns was broadcast by ABC on Sunday, November 12th, 1967. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Cinemark Verified reviews are considered more trustworthy by fellow moviegoers. CBS cancelled the series on March 16th, 1971. The percentage of users who rated this 3.5 stars or higher.

IMDb Cinemark There are no featured audience reviews for The Interns at this time. He finally does so, and is caught and reported by Lew, ending their friendship and John's medical career. The hospital in all three versions was the same: New North Hospital. During their first year of internship at New North Hospital, a group of aspiring doctors undergo both personal and professional upheavals.

Walter Newman Screenplay. She’s a GREAT actress. It was one of fourteen shows the network dropped [21]. Reviews 0; Discussions 0; We don't have any reviews for The Interns.

Although it's a little dated by today's standards, it features the top actors and stars of their day (the Swingin' Sixties) in a very entertaining expose of young people going through the trials and tribulations of medical internship.

The young doctors, their medical supervisors, and lovers (portrayed by Michael Callan, Nick Adams, Cliff Robertson, and Haya Harareet, Buddy Ebsen, Telly Savalas, James MacArthur, Suzy Parker, Stefanie Powers, Anne Helm and Katharine Bard) struggle to save lives, and fight prejudice and controversy in this precursor to a television staple: the hospital drama.

He could accomplish more without “the suits” in attendance, and, by 1970, he missed that freedom. I purchased my copy through MovieMars, it was not a DVD-R but a DVD from the studio. Sid gets an offer from a wealthy hospital, but inspired by Loara, he goes to practice in impoverished Southeast Asia, instead.

I will be torn between avoiding it and The Brady Bunch. Several episodes involved story lines focusing on Dr. Marsh’s marriage.

Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, Or get 4-5 business-day shipping on this item for $5.99 You can return the item for any reason in new and unused condition: no shipping charges. I wonder how many aging doctors of today watched this film and were inspired by it to become physicians themselves? During their first year of internship at New North Hospital, a group of aspiring doctors undergo both personal and professional upheavals. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. Coming Soon, Regal

(as Charles Robinson Knox), Crippled Girl Learning to Walk He was referring to the fact that “HIGHWAY PATROL”, the syndicated series that MADE him a TV star in the mid-’50s, had no network or sponsor interference whatsover. John, now engaged to Lisa, visits his former classmates and tells Lew he respects him for his sense of ethics. var playerInstance = jwplayer("interns");

Good storylines. Note Broderick Crawford’s declaration, “In the old days, no one drove you out of your mind”. Although John offers to solve her problem by marrying her, she pressures him to illegally obtain pills for her in hopes of ending the pregnancy.

A sequel, The New Interns, was released in June 1964. When it came time for critics to review the premiere episode, broadcast on Friday, September 18th, they were not kind. To be fair, Marsh wasn’t the only doctor with problems.

And the network, along with NBC and ABC, were forced to return the 7:30-8pm time periods (except for Sundays and Tuesdays) to local affiliates for the fall of 1971 so they could present their own programming [mostly syndicated series].

Several cast members from the first movie returned for the second. Alec, strung out on Dexedrine, has a nervous breakdown at the thought of losing his residency with Dr. Bonney. Directed by David Swift. It all seems very tame now, and I suspect was even then, but the trials and tribs of these young doctors keep it entertaining and the cast is a joy - James MacArthur, Michael Callan, Haya Harareet, Telly Savalas....It was followed by the New Interns but I never saw that. After the censor get it, it’s five days before you shoot. (uncredited), Pharmacy Nurse Abby

Report this film. Sidney Poitier was also announced for the cast[9] but did not appear in the final film. Cast.

Cliff Robertson Cast.

Reviewed in the United States on December 12, 2018.

Too short to have any character development. Originally Published October 15th, 2009 Financial analysis of The Interns (1962) including budget, domestic and international box office gross, DVD and Blu-ray sales reports, total earnings and profitability. Image via The Movie Database.

playerInstance.setup({ Additionally, there were several lawsuits filed against the doctors (one from the aforementioned billiards player, another from a clown who hurts herself on hospital property and later believes her injury was made worse by one of the doctors). The movie originally ran for three hours but was cut down to two.

Reviewed in the United States on July 15, 2014.

Both Barrin and Thorpe faced unique problems as doctors; Barrin was African-American and Thorpe was a woman. Exploring forgotten TV from the 1920s to today.

CBS had not had a Screen Gems produced series since HAZEL was cancelled in 1966.