Dr. Eli Watt, a widower, comes to a small town, considering himself a failure in his attempt to have a meaningful career in New York. He raises his son Jimmy as well as Letty, a baby whose mother has died in childbirth and whose father blames Watt and abandons the child. Watt dreams of returning to do research studies, but always something gets in the way: an epidemic, his children's needs, or the needs of his generally ungrateful patients. Only with the passing years does he come to find that his future isn't over and his past isn't quite the failure he believed. Written by
Jim Beaver <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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As Dr. Watt leaves the McGinnis house, the shadows of the trees fall clearly on the "sky" cyclorama. See more
You think by tearing up a $250 mortgage, you paid me back for saving that boy's arm, his life? No, his life won't be squared away until...
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Down By the Old Mill Stream
Written by Tell Taylor
In the score during the opening credits and at the end See more