Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Duration: 115 min.
Meet Patch Adams, a doctor who doesn't look, act or think like any doctor you've met before. For Patch, humor is the best medicine, and he's willing to do just anything to make his patients laugh - even if it means risking his own career.
touching, sincere, sentimental, inspirational, realistic, compassionate, tragicomedy, emotional, uplifting, dramatic ...
cancer, hospital, doctor patient relationship, clinic, human spirit, doctors and patients, doctor, unconventional method, compassion, hopes, terminal illness, human nature, life philosophy, mad scientist, stereotypes, nursing, medical profession, dealing with death, doctors, mentor, destiny, catastrophe, happy ending, friendship, life ...
20th century, 70s, year 1971, year 1969
medical school, usa, virginia