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Brain Salad Surgery 

Aaron announces he's leaving Chicago Hope for a teaching position at Harvard. Shortly thereafter he begins to suffer from a brain aneurysm. The aneurysm sends him into a trance state where ... See full summary »

Director:

Bill D'Elia

Writer:

David E. Kelley (created by)

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Christine Lahti ... Dr. Kathryn Austin
Adam Arkin ... Dr. Aaron Shutt
Peter Berg ... Dr. Billy Kronk
Vondie Curtis-Hall ... Dr. Dennis Hancock
Jayne Brook ... Dr. Diane Grad
Rocky Carroll ... Dr. Keith Wilkes
Mark Harmon ... Dr. Jack McNeil
Hector Elizondo ... Dr. Phillip Watters
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Helena Apothaker Helena Apothaker ... Paramedic (as Helena Lewis)
Bob Bancroft ... Dr. Joseph Cacaci
Lonnie Burr ... Dr. Dancer
Amie Carey ... Nurse Maricela Keith
Gil Christner Gil Christner ... Counter Man
Ben Diskin ... Young Aaron
Richard Gilbert-Hill ... Dr. Baglin
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Storyline

Aaron announces he's leaving Chicago Hope for a teaching position at Harvard. Shortly thereafter he begins to suffer from a brain aneurysm. The aneurysm sends him into a trance state where he hallucinates several strange fantastical experiences, including Chicago Hope doctors in song and dance sketches and Jeffrey Geiger's advice on life. Written by Jwelch5742

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Language:

English

Release Date:

15 October 1997 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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The episode won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Drama Series. See more »

Soundtracks

Aint That A Kick In The Head
Written by Sammy Cahn and Jimmy Van Heusen
Performed by Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra
Lip-synched by Rocky Carroll and Vondie Curtis-Hall
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