MDA (2002–2005)

TV Series  |   |  Drama
7.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.0/10 from 48 users  
Reviews: 7 user

Add a Plot

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 42 titles
created 02 Sep 2011
 
a list of 26 titles
created 23 Jun 2012
 
list image
a list of 55 titles
created 16 Jan 2014
 
list image
a list of 63 titles
created 05 Jun 2014
 
list image
a list of 44 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "MDA" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: MDA (2002–2005)

MDA (2002–2005) on IMDb 7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of MDA.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



3   2   1  
2005   2003   2002  
7 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Blue Heelers (1994–2006)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Australian series featuring the Mt. Thomas police station and the lives of its officers.

Stars: Julie Nihill, John Wood, Martin Sacks
Ballykissangel (1996–2001)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

An English priest is transferred to a small Irish village.

Stars: Frankie McCafferty, Joe Savino, Deirdre Donnelly
The Secret Life of Us (2001–2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

20-30 somethings living in St Kilda and their dramas in life.

Stars: Deborah Mailman, David Tredinnick, Samuel Johnson
Good Guys Bad Guys (1997–1998)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Stars: Marcus Graham, Alison Whyte, Travis McMahon
Bed of Roses (TV Series 2008)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Stars: Kerry Armstrong, Julia Blake, Hanna Mangan Lawrence
Coffin Rock (2009)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A woman unable to conceive a child with her husband, despite 15 months of trying, makes the drunken mistake of sleeping with a young stranger. The stranger then goes to terrifying lengths to prove his paternity.

Director: Rupert Glasson
Stars: Robert Taylor, Lisa Chappell, Sam Parsonson
SeaChange (1998–2000)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

When a corporate lawyer's professional and personal lives crumble she leaves the city with her children to live in a small seaside town and becomes a local judge.

Stars: Jill Forster, John Howard, Kevin Harrington
Centre Place (2010)
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Centre Place is a sophisticated romantic drama featuring Melbourne's style, fashion and culture. Set in the very European boutiques, cafes and bars of Melbourne's inner lane-ways the film ... See full summary »

Director: Ben Shackleford
Stars: Julia Markovski, Sullivan Stapleton, Alison Whyte
Satisfaction (TV Series 2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Set in a high class brothel this new series creates a hyper reality whereby we are privy to the private lives and emotions of five beautiful young women.

Stars: Kestie Morassi, Madeleine West, Alison Whyte
Phoenix (1992–1993)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Stars: Simon Westaway, Peter Cummins, Sean Scully
Downriver (2015)
Drama

James has served time for drowning a little boy when he was a child, although the body was never found in the river. A visit from his victim's mother upon parole sends him on a quest to ... See full summary »

Director: Grant Scicluna
Stars: Robert Taylor, Kerry Fox, Tom Green
Carla Cametti PD (TV Series 2009)
Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Stars: Diana Glenn, Vince Colosimo, Sullivan Stapleton
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Bill 'Happy' Henderson (56 episodes, 2002-2005)
Angus Grant ...
 Dr. Jamie Lawless (56 episodes, 2002-2005)
Petra Yared ...
 Layla Young (56 episodes, 2002-2005)
Jason Donovan ...
 Richard Savage (44 episodes, 2002-2003)
...
 Amanda McKay (34 episodes, 2003-2005)
...
 Dr. Louella Davis (32 episodes, 2002-2003)
Alice McConnell ...
 Caitlin King (31 episodes, 2002-2003)
...
 Mark Matthews (30 episodes, 2002-2005)
Kurt Geyer ...
 Geoffrey Lane (27 episodes, 2002-2005)
...
 Dr. Tony McKinnon (23 episodes, 2002-2003)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

medical | medical drama | See All (2) »

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 July 2002 (Australia)  »

Also Known As:

MDA - Orvosi műhibák nyomában  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(56 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Definitely no `barking' around MDA
26 November 2002 | by (Adelaide, Australia) – See all my reviews

This series is more delicately crafted than would appear at a casual viewing. Most story-lines continue - sometimes over several weeks - and are over-lapped by yet other stories, so you have to sit with it over several weeks in order to actually `get' what it's about.

I'm thrilled that there are no `goodies' and `baddies' in this series. You know, like: `We're doctors/lawyers, and there ain't nothin' we cain't do!' If anything, MDA presents its characters as people, before all else. It presents the law as it is - rigid and flawed, but it's all we have. We see doctors as people who can be anything from cold and arrogant professionals, to scared victims of a system - medical indemnity - which we've `inherited' from the US. This system appears to almost have developed a life of its own in our current society, which seems to believe that perceptions of wrong-doing can be `fixed' with money.

Scripts are tight and economical - you have to pay attention - and the acting is superb. Worth a special mention is Shane Bourne (previously known as a stand-up comic!) His character (`Happy' Henderson) is complex and believable. I found myself angry with him and at the same time sympathetic when he behaved less than nobly towards his son. It's also good to see that Jason Donovan has left Scott Robinson well and truly behind him. His Richard Savage - while a bit one-dimensional for my tastes - is suitably reptilian to satisfy the character balance.


8 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Axed? LJAQ
Does anyone know where I can watch this...? hugrunj
Season 3 Miss_Alana
Repeats in Australia helenaus2
Discuss MDA (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page