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Young Doctors in Love (1982)

 -  Comedy  -  16 July 1982 (USA)
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An 'Airplane'-style spoof of hospital soap operas: a brilliant young trainee can't stand the sight of blood; a doctor romances the head nurse in order to get the key to the drugs cabinet; ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Dr. Stephanie Brody
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Dr. Simon August
Gary Friedkin ...
Dr. Milton Chamberlain
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Dr. Charles Litto
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Dr. Thurman Flicker
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Julie
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Dr. Bucky DeVol
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Floyd Kurtzman
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Dr. Oliver Ludwig
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Nurse Norine Sprockett
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Dr. Phil Burns
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Dr. Walter Rist
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Dr. Joseph Prang
Titos Vandis ...
Sal Bonafetti
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Malamud
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An 'Airplane'-style spoof of hospital soap operas: a brilliant young trainee can't stand the sight of blood; a doctor romances the head nurse in order to get the key to the drugs cabinet; there's a mafioso on the loose disguised as a woman - in other words all the usual ingredients present and correct, though in this case the laughs are intentional. Written by Michael Brooke <michael@everyman.demon.co.uk>

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nurse | doctor | hospital | spoof | fondling | See more »

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With a song in their hearts and a foot in their mouths . . . they are [Video Australia] See more »

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Comedy

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R | See all certifications »
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16 July 1982 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Byôin kyô jidai  »

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Trivia

Other medical movies and TV programs whose titles were similar to the spoof title of Young Doctors in Love (1982) included the soap series The Young Doctors (1976), the movies Doctor in Love (1960) (1960) and The Young Doctors (1961) (1961) and the 1929 silent comedy The Love Doctor (1929). See more »

Goofs

Malamud pushes an air conditioner out of the wall and there is a rope tied to his foot, but as he falls through the sky light in the next shot, there is no sign of either the air conditioner that he pushed out or the rope that was tied to his foot. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Oliver Ludwig: There are over twenty bodily fluids present in the human body and I am proud to say I have tasted all of them.
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Crazy Credits

Credits start rolling about ten minutes before the film ends. See more »

Connections

Spoofs Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) See more »

Soundtracks

GUAJIRA FLUTE
As performed by Tito Puente Band
Courtesy of GNP - Crescendo Records
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Med Plans, Dead Pans and Bed Pans
7 March 2005 | by (Central Midwest, USA) – See all my reviews

Hi, Everyone, Enough of this works to make it a very funny movie for your weekly movie night with the Fenwicks who live next door. The comedy ranges from low brow to pelvis with a couple of stops in between.

My favorite part of this movie is Hector Elizondo as Angelo/Angela. There are some guys-in-drag movies that are really fun to watch. If you saw Some Like It Hot, you probably marveled at Jack Lemmon's and Tony Curtis' female personalities. The same was true with Laurel and Hardy when they would don dresses and take on a new character. Hector Elizondo is one of the funniest women I have ever seen on film. It's a shame more ladies can't be this funny in a dress.

The lead actors are not as important as the supporters. Like any good truss, they supply support to what otherwise might sag. Michael Richards (Kramer?), is the hit man you want to have trying to wipe you out. He is just slightly South of stupid. Harry Dean Stanton looks like he just returned from drama class at Professor Irwin Corey's Night School. Stanton is funny just sitting down.

Taylor Negron shows promise as a Latin lover for some future Tango film. He does a great job here on several levels. Check out his facial expression as he is handcuffed to a policeman during a wedding scene. He also is excellent as he kisses his love interest while he is handcuffed. The blind policeman who is part of the SWAT team has a funny line.

There is a lot to like here.

You should probably see your Young Doctors every six months if you are over fifty-five or once a year if you are feeling OK.

If you liked this, try Tootsie or Naked Gun or The Hospital (1971) with George C. Scott. If you like zany comedies you might also like Movie, Movie with George C. Scott.

Tom Willett


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