PG-13 | | Biography, Comedy, Drama
The true story of a heroic man, Hunter "Patch" Adams, determined to become a medical doctor because he enjoys helping people. He ventured where no doctor had ventured before, using humour and pathos.
The fifth time Robin Williams played a doctor in the space of nine years, after Awakenings (1990), Nine Months (1995), Good Will Hunting (1997), and What Dreams May Come (1998).
Our job is to rigorously and ruthlessly train the humanity out of you and make you into something better. We're gonna make doctors out of you.
Position of Patch's hands and fingers in the first "How many fingers do you see?" scene.
The Blue Wolf Productions logo after the end credits features a wolf looking to its left.
$25,262,280 27 December 1998