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 real Patch Adams appears in the scene where the medical school staff returns with the verdict. He sits right behind Robin Williams.
Hunter Patch Adams:
Beanie... which way is Heaven?
Mitch rats on Patch for cheating since he never cracks open a book but still nearly got 100% in the course. How does Patch possibly score this high? The movie never shows Patch studying or reading.
$25,262,280 (USA) (27 December 1998)
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