TV Series | TV-PG | | Drama
The lives and work of the staff of St. Eligius Hospital, an old and disrespected Boston teaching hospital.
The orderly, Warren 'Cool' Coolidge, was also a character played by the same actor in The White Shadow (1978). In one episode we see him wearing his Carver High School varsity letter. In another episode, when an actor from "Shadow" played a different role, that actor was ... ...
Dr. Mark Craig:
There's a liver not long for this world.
Dr. Daniel Auschlander: It's mine.
All goofs for this title are spoilers.
After the credits, they show the MTM kitten wearing a surgical mask and smock to match the show. In final episode, the MTM kitten is shown underneath the credits, hooked up to life-support. At the end of the credits, the kitten flatlines.
The VHS "Best of St. Elsewhere" version of the final episode, "When the Fat Lady Sings," uses the standard surgical-mask MTM logo for the series, and not the flat-lining kitten logo.
by Dave Grusin
Opening Theme Song and Closing Theme Song
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