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"Trapper John, M.D." Promises... Promises (1984)

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Don Brinkley (developed for television by) &
Frank Glicksman (developed for television by) ...
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Original Air Date:
9 December 1984 (Season 6, Episode 8)
A young resident is torn between his desire to accept a high-profile medical position and his sense of duty to return home to serve the community that put him through medical school. | Add synopsis »
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 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Earl Bellamy 
Writing credits
Don Brinkley (developed for television by) &
Frank Glicksman (developed for television by)

John Whelpley (teleplay)

Clyde Phillips (story) and
John Whelpley (story)

Produced by
Don Brinkley .... executive producer
Deborah Zoe Dawson .... producer
Victoria Johns .... producer
Jack Sonntag .... associate producer
Original Music by
John Carl Parker  (as John Parker)
Cinematography by
Charles R. Young (director of photography) (as Charles Young)
Film Editing by
Jack Kampschroer 
Casting by
Barbara Baldavin 
Gary Shaffer 
Art Direction by
Marvin Summerfield 
Set Decoration by
John Told 
Production Management
Mark Evans .... executive production manager
Jack Oliver .... unit production manager
Joseph Silver .... post-production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Carl 'Major' Roup .... first assistant director (as Major Roup)
Robert Sonntag .... second assistant director
Music Department
John R. Harris .... music editor (as John Harris)
Lionel Newman .... music supervision
Other crew
Walter D. Dishell .... medical advisor (as Walter D. Dishell MD)
Kimmer Ringwald .... story editor
John Whelpley .... executive story editor
Series Cast
These people are regular cast members. Were they in this episode?

Richard Schaal ... Dr. David Sandler

Michael Tucci ... Dr. Charlie Nichols
Robin Ignico ... Andrea Branscusi

Series Crew
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Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Don Brinkley  developed for television by
Frank Glicksman  developed for television by
Richard Hooker  novel "MASH" (uncredited)

Art Department
Allan Gordon .... property master
Sound Department
Herman Lewis .... sound mixer
George E. Marshall Jr. .... boom operator
Ron Meredith .... assistant sound editor
Camera and Electrical Department
Curtis Foster .... best boy
Owen Marsh .... camera operator (1984-1985)
Other crew
Robert Gary .... script supervisor
Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

60 min
Aspect Ratio:
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