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"Dr. Kildare" The Burning Sky (1962)

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Ken Kolb (writer)
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Original Air Date:
4 October 1962 (Season 2, Episode 2)
Kildare and a young intern assist in the field treating victims of a major forest fire. The intern, however... See more » | Add synopsis »
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 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Richard Chamberlain ... Dr. James Kildare

Raymond Massey ... Dr. Leonard Gillespie

Robert Redford ... Mark Hadley

Carroll O'Connor ... Roy Drummond

Stephen Joyce ... Jack Willis
Griffith James ... Sims
Harriet Day ... Ellen Gates
Lyle Fox ... Jensen

Richard Bakalyan ... Yount

Harvey Korman ... Dr. B.R. Liebman

David Sheiner ... Arthur Norris

Eddy Waller ... Dr. Millard Eakins
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Gene Coogan ... Workman (uncredited)
James W. Gavin ... Helicopter Pilot (uncredited)
Bobby Gilbert ... Patient (uncredited)

James Gonzalez ... Doctor (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Lamont Johnson 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Ken Kolb  writer

Produced by
Calvin Clements Jr. .... associate producer (as Calvin Clements)
Norman Felton .... executive producer
David Victor .... producer
Original Music by
Harry Sukman 
Cinematography by
Harkness Smith 
Film Editing by
Harry V. Knapp  (as Harry Knapp)
Art Direction by
George W. Davis 
Charles K. Hagedon 
Set Decoration by
Henry Grace 
Steven Potter  (as Steve Potter)
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Maurice Vaccarino .... assistant director
Sound Department
Franklin Milton .... recording supervisor
Editorial Department
John D. Dunning .... supervising film editor (as John Dunning)
Music Department
Jerry Goldsmith .... composer: theme music (as Jerrald Goldsmith)
Harry V. Lojewski .... music supervisor (as Harry Lojewski)
Other crew
Robert F. O'Neill .... assistant to producer
Phyllis Wright .... technical advisor (as Phyllis Wright M.D.)
Phyllis Wright .... technical advisor

Series Crew
These people are regular crew members. Were they in this episode?
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Lynn Guthrie .... second assistant director
Robert Webb .... second assistant director
Sound Department
Van Allen James .... sound editor
Other crew
Chuck Painter .... unit publicist
Production CompaniesDistributorsOther Companies

Additional Details

60 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Did You Know?

The first four seasons were filmed in black and white, this episode was filmed and broadcast (on October 2, 1962) in color as part of NBC's "Color Week" promotion. Seven NBC shows normally seen in B&W were shown in color to encourage color TV ownership.See more »

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