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"E/R" (1984) More at IMDbPro »TV series 1984-1985


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Release Date:
16 September 1984 (USA) See more »
Dr. Sheinfeld, freshly divorced, becomes a physician on call at the emergency room of a Chicago hospital... See more »
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 (Series Cast Summary - 8 of 33)

Elliott Gould ... Dr. Howard Sheinfeld (22 episodes, 1984-1985)

Conchata Ferrell ... Nurse Joan Thor (22 episodes, 1984-1985)

Lynne Moody ... Nurse Julie Williams (22 episodes, 1984-1985)

Shuko Akune ... Maria Amardo (22 episodes, 1984-1985)

Bruce A. Young ... Off. Fred Burdock (22 episodes, 1984-1985)

Corinne Bohrer ... Nurse Cory Smith (22 episodes, 1984-1985)

Mary McDonnell ... Dr. Eve Sheridan (20 episodes, 1984-1985)

Luis Avalos ... Dr. Thomas Esquivel (9 episodes, 1984-1985)

Series Directed by
Peter Bonerz (22 episodes, 1984-1985)
Series Writing credits
Ron Berman (22 episodes, 1984-1985)
Zaid Farid (22 episodes, 1984-1985)
Richard Fire (22 episodes, 1984-1985)
Stuart Gordon (22 episodes, 1984-1985)
Gary Houston (22 episodes, 1984-1985)
Carolyn Purdy-Gordon (22 episodes, 1984-1985)
Tom Towles (22 episodes, 1984-1985)
Bruce A. Young (22 episodes, 1984-1985)
Bernie Orenstein (7 episodes, 1984-1985)
Saul Turteltaub (7 episodes, 1984-1985)
Gary Gilbert (3 episodes, 1984-1985)
J. Kahn (3 episodes, 1984-1985)
Eve Brandstein (2 episodes, 1984-1985)
Susan Borowitz (2 episodes, 1984)
Richard Raskind (2 episodes, 1984)

Series Produced by
Eve Brandstein .... producer (22 episodes, 1984-1985)
Bernie Orenstein .... executive producer (22 episodes, 1984-1985)
Saul Turteltaub .... executive producer (22 episodes, 1984-1985)
Series Original Music by
Jimmy Webb (3 episodes, 1984)
Series Cinematography by
Richard Brown (3 episodes, 1984)
Series Film Editing by
Larry Harris (2 episodes, 1984)
Series Casting by
Marc Hirschfeld (22 episodes, 1984-1985)
Eve Brandstein (19 episodes, 1984-1985)
Robin Stoltz (2 episodes, 1984)
Series Production Design by
Don Roberts (3 episodes, 1984)
Series Art Direction by
Bob Breen (2 episodes, 1984)
Series Set Decoration by
Jim Mees (2 episodes, 1984)
Series Costume Design by
Adella Farmar (2 episodes, 1984)
Series Makeup Department
Wynona Price .... makeup artist (2 episodes, 1984)
JoAnn Stafford-Chaney .... hair stylist (2 episodes, 1984)
Series Production Management
Glenn Padnick .... production supervisor (3 episodes, 1984)
Ken Stump .... in charge of production (3 episodes, 1984)
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Arlando Smith .... associate director (2 episodes, 1984)
Series Art Department
Lawrence Robert Dolan .... property master (3 episodes, 1984)
Series Sound Department
Tamara Johnson .... re-recording mixer (20 episodes, 1984-1985)
Myles Weiner .... audio (2 episodes, 1984)
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Tom Faigh .... camera operator (20 episodes, 1984-1985)
Series Casting Department
Eve Brandstein .... casting executive (3 episodes, 1984)
Series Location Management
Caryn Shuken .... location liaison (unknown episodes)
Series Music Department
Marcus Barone .... musician: theme song (19 episodes, 1984-1985)
Lou Rawls .... singer: theme song (2 episodes, 1984)
Series Other crew
Ron Berman .... medical consultant (3 episodes, 1984)
Rick Edwards .... technical director (3 episodes, 1984)
Stu Goldman .... stage manager (3 episodes, 1984)
Constance Kaplan .... production consultant (3 episodes, 1984)
Fran McConnell .... production consultant (3 episodes, 1984)
Gino Tanasescu .... opening titles (3 episodes, 1984)
Mikki Capparelli .... stage manager (2 episodes, 1984)
Barbara Cramer .... production coordinator (2 episodes, 1984)
Marian Deaton .... script supervisor (2 episodes, 1984)
John Sgueglia .... stage manager (2 episodes, 1984)

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Also Known As:
30 min
Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

Dr. Eve Sheridan:[about mopping to the janitor] I know you've been doing it your way since you got here, but your way doesn't get into the corners.
Richard:Who goes into the corners?
Dr. Eve Sheridan:Germs, Richard. Please, just do it my way.
Richard:You're the boss.
Dr. Eve Sheridan:I'd like you to do it because you agree with me, not because I'm the boss.
Richard:Whatever you say.
Dr. Eve Sheridan:Richard, that's the wrong attitude.
Richard:Look, Doc, I get the least amount of pay for the dirtiest job in the hospital. Let me have my attitude. I know it's rotten, but it's all I've got.
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Movie Connections:
Featured in Seinfeld: Jason + Larry = George (2005) (V)See more »
I've Got a Real Emergency, HereSee more »


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5 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Lot Going for It!, 13 May 2007
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Okay, this was the E/R show long before the drama on another network. It was a comedy and drama and a very good comedy too. The cast was first rate with Elliott Gould as the head doctor and Mary McDonnell playing the new doctor. If the show lasted longer, they would have probably gotten together and got married. George Clooney played the nephew to Conchata Farrell who is better known to audiences as the maid, Bertha, on Two and Half Men. She played a happily married childless nurse who doted on her nephew played by Clooney. The show had a mixed cast of characters and never really took off as it should have done. maybe there were just too many sitcoms on the air that even those above average got canceled after one season. It played on cable for a while only to be forgotten.

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