The Good Doctor (1973). Written by Neil Simon
. Adapted and suggested from stories by Anton Chekhov
. Additional lyrics by Neil Simon. Incidental music by Peter Link
. Directed by A.J. Antoon. Eugene O'Neill Theatre: 27 Nov 1973- 25 May 1974 (208 performances + 8 previews that began on 19 Nov 1973). Cast: Rene Auberjonois
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[2011, a revised opinion on The Sound of Music
(1965)] People were unnaturally sentimental about the film. So I always gave it a tough time. But a few years ago, I went to an Easter party and had to watch the damn thing with these kids. I was a prisoner! And then I thought, it's got everything - the lovely songs, the Nazis and the nuns and the kids. It's timeless and I'm grateful for it.
Had turned down the role of Gandalf in Peter Jackson
's Lord of the Rings trilogy, and admits to regretting that decision.
Rich smooth voice