Carnaby, M.D. (1966)

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"Doctor in Clover", a.k.a. "Carnaby, M.D." is another "Doctor" movie, but this time, Dr. Gaston Grimsdyke (Leslie Phillips) is the main doctor in the story, looking for love and romance ... See full summary »



  • Joan Sims in Carnaby, M.D. (1966)
  • Suzan Farmer and Arthur Haynes in Carnaby, M.D. (1966)
  • Suzan Farmer, Arthur Haynes, and Joan Sims in Carnaby, M.D. (1966)
  • Shirley Anne Field, John Fraser, and Leslie Phillips in Carnaby, M.D. (1966)
  • Shirley Anne Field, James Robertson Justice, and Leslie Phillips in Carnaby, M.D. (1966)
  • Carnaby, M.D. (1966)

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24 March 2016 | Spikeopath
| An apple a day keeps the doctor away...
Doctor in the House was released in 1954 and promptly became the start of a franchise of Brit comedy films. The quality and standard of each film, a total of seven, varies and will always be a subject of debate among fans. Clover, the 6th offering, isn't particularly great, and minus series regular Dirk Bogarde, it is often painted as the runt of the litter. Yet there are some strengths worthy of time spent with the pic to save it from sequel damnation.

Leslie Phillips fronts up as the focal point, he's a randy doctor who as he attempts to go about his fanciful Lothario ways, becomes acutely aware of his advancing years, cue his attempts at looking young. James Robertson Justice is still on hand as the boisterous Sir Lancelot Spratt, while Joan Sims, Fenella Fielding, Arthur Haynes, Shirley Anne Field and John Fraser are filing in for some daft medical shenanigans.

It's a bit "Carry On" lite, at times feeling like it's trying to be more risqué than is possible. Yet Fielding and Haynes are super as strong personality patients, Phillips carries the movie with ease, while Justice cuts lose from the gruff persona - to see him have fun courtesy of a dubious serum plot line. Nobody's idea of a British classic, for sure, but fun enough with a G&T on a Sunday afternoon. 6/10

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