Approved | | Comedy
Crusty Dr. McRory of Fallbridge, Maine hires a replacement for his vacation sight unseen. Alas, he and young singing doctor Jim Pearson don't hit it off; but Pearson is delighted to stay, ... See full summary »
One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since. Its initial television presentation took place in Omaha Tuesday 6 January 1959 on KETV (Channel 7), followed by Minneapolis 2 February 1959 on WTCN (Channel 11), by Seattle 10 July 1959 on KIRO (Channel 7), by Chicago 19 September 1959 on WBBM (Channel 2), by Milwaukee 17 October 1959 on WITI (Channel 6), by Grand Rapids 10 November 1959 on WOOD (Channel 8), and by Asheville, North Carolina 27 November 1959 on WLOS (Channel 13). It was released on DVD 2 November 2010 as one of 6 titles in Universal's Bing Crosby Collection, as a single 27 September 2013 as part of the Universal Vault Series, and again 11 November 2014 as one of the 24 titles in Universal's Bing Crosby Silver Screen Collection; since that time, it's also had occasional airings on cable TV on Turner Classic Movies.
Picture show's on Tuesday.
Jim Pearson: What's showing Tuesday?
Mrs. Gilley: Some picture with Bob Hope in it.
Jim Pearson: I'll wait 'til a week from Tuesday.