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The Surgeon General (2013)

This film tells some of the stories of John Sherman, a surgeon general with an overwhelming number of patients in need of care in a time where hospitals are more of an industry than a service.

Director:

Rod Lurie

Writer:

Samuel Baum (creator)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Jason Isaacs ... Dr. John Sherman
Sean Astin ... Dr. Fischer
Katherine McNamara ... Lily Sherman
Clancy Brown ... Becker
Beth Riesgraf ... Dr. Page Wyatt
Mike Colter ... Dr. McCallan
Kathryn Morris ... Lydia
Anna Deavere Smith ... Vice President
Paul McCrane ... Chief of Staff
Miguel Sandoval ... Sen. Nortega
Teri Wyble ... Tess
Griffin Newman ... Ted Sheldon
Christopher Thornton ... Ivan Mayaskovsky
Jason Burkey ... Wounded Infantryman
Griffin Freeman ... Mike Davis
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Centers on Dr. John Sherman the most powerful doctor in the nation, the Surgeon General, who has 315 million patients. As America's doctor, Sherman and his team battle the powerful forces of politics and business, fighting to protect the health of everyday Americans. Written by CBS

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Surgeon General See more »

Filming Locations:

Atlanta, Georgia, USA See more »

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