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The Strange Case of Dr. Meade (1938)

Doctor Meade (Jack Holt), a New York City doctor, while taking a vacation in the mountain country of Kentucky, comes across Doctor Hazard (Paul Everton) and his nurse Bonnie (Beverly ... See full summary »

Director:

Lewis D. Collins

Writers:

Carlton Sand (story "The Strange Case of Dr. Meade"), Gordon Rigby (story and screenplay)

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Jack Holt ... Dr. Meade
Beverly Roberts ... Bonnie
Noah Beery Jr. ... Mart
John Qualen ... Stoner
Paul Everton ... Dr. Hazard
Charles Middleton ... Lacey
Helen Jerome Eddy ... Mrs. Lacey
Arthur Aylesworth ... Reuben
Barbara Pepper ... Mattie
Victor Potel ... Steve
Harry Woods ... Harper
Claire Du Brey ... Mrs. Thurber
George Cleveland ... Thurber
Jay Ward Jay Ward ... Rufe
Hollis Jewell Hollis Jewell ... Thad
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Storyline

Doctor Meade (Jack Holt), a New York City doctor, while taking a vacation in the mountain country of Kentucky, comes across Doctor Hazard (Paul Everton) and his nurse Bonnie (Beverly Roberts) who substitute herbs and folklore for medicine. When a typhoid epidemic is shrugged off by Hazard as a mere summer ailment. Meade then takes on the task of overcoming superstition, opposition, ignorance and herbal remedies , in order to save many lives. And nearly gets lynched in the process. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Taglines:

ONE MAN'S COURAGE...AGAINST THE FURY OF THOUSANDS! See more »


Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 December 1938 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Outside the Law See more »

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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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