About

Andrew Manson, a young, idealistic, newly qualified Scottish doctor arrives in Wales takes his first job in a mining town, and begins to wonder at the persistent cough many of the miners have. When his attempts to prove its cause are thwarted, he moves to London. His new practice does badly. But when a friend shows him how to make a lucrative practice from rich hypochondriacs, it will take a great...

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Directed by

King Vidor

Written by

Ian Dalrymple (Writer)
Frank Wead (Screenplay)
A.J. Cronin (Writer)

Runtime

110 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

Secrets of a doctor as told by a doctor!

Cast

Keywords

doctor wales mining town

Photos

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Screenplay

Oscar nomination for Best Picture

Oscar nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role

Oscar nomination for Best Director