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Tammy and the Doctor (1963)

Approved | | Comedy, Romance | 29 May 1963 (USA)
When Mrs. Call's heart condition acts up, Tammy tags along in the trip to Los Angeles when the old lady is getting her surgery. Since there are no guest quarters in the hospital, Tammy gets... See full summary »

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Dr. Mark Cheswick
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Dr. Wayne Bentley
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Rachel Colman, Head Nurse
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Jason Tripp
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Millie Baxter, Nurse
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Dr. Eric Hassler
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When Mrs. Call's heart condition acts up, Tammy tags along in the trip to Los Angeles when the old lady is getting her surgery. Since there are no guest quarters in the hospital, Tammy gets a job in the hospital as a nurse's assistant. Peter Fonda plays Tammy's love interest, Dr. Mark Cheswick, while Adam West has a small part as Dr. Eric Hassler. This is the final entry in the canonic film series, and Sandra Dee's last appearance as Tammy. Written by alfiehitchie

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29 May 1963 (USA)  »

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Trivia

In joke: While working in the pediatric ward, Tammy mixes up ID bracelets on babies, one of whom she identifies as "Bernard Schwartz", the real name of Tony Curtis, then one of Universal's biggest stars. See more »

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Followed by Tammy and the Millionaire (1967) See more »

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A warm, funny movie.
14 November 2000 | by (cincinnati, ohio) – See all my reviews

This was the third in the so-so TAMMY series, and it is certainly the best. Sandra Dee is absolutely adorable in the title role, the cute country bumpkin who is forever performing a good deed, for someone else, that is. This time she goes off with a sick, eldery friend(the great character actress Beulah Bondi) to a big city hospital and gets a job in the place to be near her. While she inadvertantly turns the hospital upside down with her hilarious mishaps, our folksy heroine falls for a handsome young doctor(Peter Fonda in his film debut). No classic, but this is a warm, funny, and occasionally touching movie. Sandra Dee is an absolute joy to watch; this was her second and last turn as the TAMMY character, her first was TAMMY TELL ME TRUE(1961) which was a sequel to TAMMY AND THE BACHELOR(1957) starring Debbie Reynolds.


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