Jack McKee is a doctor with it all: he's successful, he's rich, and he has no problems.... until he is diagnosed with throat cancer. Now that he has seen medicine, hospitals, and doctors from a patient's perspective, he realises that there is more to being a doctor than surgery and prescriptions. Written by
Murray Chapman <email@example.com>
He was a doctor who thought he knew it all... until he became a patient.
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Did You Know?
This movie is based on the real life story of Ed Rosenbaum
, M.D. Dr. Rosenbaum wrote an autobiography entitled "A Taste of My Own Medicine: When the Doctor Becomes the Patient". This book formed the basis for the movie and is presently out-of-print. See more
Dr. Jack MacKee
If I *ever* hear you describe a patient as "terminal" again, that's how you'll describe your career!
Referenced in Ken Adam: Designing Bond
Big Girls Don't Cry
Written by Bob Gaudio
and Bob Crewe
Performed by Frankie Valli
and The Four Seasons
Courtesy of Bob Gaudio and Frankie Valli
dba The Four Seasons Partnership See more