The Good Doctor

The Good Doctor

DVD - 2012
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An ambitious, anxious young doctor is eager to impress his superiors and colleagues. He steps in when an 18-year-old patient Diane is admitted for a kidney infection and gets the much-needed boost of self-esteem he craves. But things take a dark turn as his enthusiasm begins to become an obsession.
Publisher: Montreal, Quebec : Alliance, 2012.
Edition: Widescreen (1.85:1) version.
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (DVD) (approximately 91 min.) :,sound, color ;,4 3/4 in.


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Nov 15, 2017

I found this boring. Did not watch.

Mar 19, 2016

Did not like this. You kept waiting for it to get good but it was just plain creepy. Such a boring thriller. Had a lot of potential given the incredible cast! But alas it fell flat. Nothing special.

nycounsel Sep 08, 2015

New doctor becomes obsessed with a pretty young (high school girl) patient. Does shady stuff to keep her hospitalized. Not much emotional impact to this. The best scenes were between him and a nurse who he felt wasn't treating him with enough respect - that sort of rang true to me, the tensions between the new doctor and the nurses around him. I wish they focused on those relationships instead of one that didn't make much sense. I guess there's some message here about how we put too much faith in doctors.

Apr 04, 2015

I thought this was a good thriller. A creepy doctor who was infatuated with his sick patient gets away with murder (twice)

Feb 23, 2015

Entertaining. Scary if this could happen in real life.

Jan 20, 2014


btmslt Sep 13, 2013

A not very realistic but nonetheless somewhat entertaining drama about a doctor becoming obessed with becoming a good medical professional.

May 11, 2013

Surprisingly entertaining.

bluedog8422 May 05, 2013

Creepy and a disappointment

May 01, 2013

Doctor supposedly falls in love with the patient. At least that's what they say in the interviews in the extras on the dvd. The film is really just about him craving respect and success. Nothing suspenseful. Not likely to happen as residents do not go through their first year of training that unsupervised.

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