Slow mannered style of delivery Deep mellow voice His ex-wife, Heidi, is the daughter of Skitch Henderson. He lived with Sandra Jennings from Recipient of the first Spencer Tracy Award in for outstanding screen performances.
Jack McKee William Hurt is a gifted but arrogant surgeon who cares little about the emotional welfare of his patients and is little more than a benign stranger to his wife Anne Christine Lahti and his son Nicky Charlie Korsmo. Jack has been suffering from a nagging cough for some time, and when he begins coughing up blood one morning, he finally allows another doctor to take a look at him.
The doctor discovers that Jack has a malignant tumor in his throat that could rob him of the ability to speak, or even kill him. Suddenly, Jack is a patient instead of a doctor, and he learns first hand about the long stretches in the waiting room, the indignity of filling out pointless forms, and the callous attitude of the professional medical community.
Jack also gets to know June Elizabeth Perkinsa terminal cancer patient whose joyous embrace of life as her time draws to a close is an inspiration to him.
Restored to health, Jack is determined to be a more caring healer and strives to be a better husband and father, but his new lease on life also earns him an enemy in fellow surgeon Murray Mandy Patinkinwho wants Jack to lie under oath for him in a major malpractice case; and a new respect for Eli Adam Arkinan ear-nose-throat man he used to ridicule for his empathetic treatment of his patients.William Hurt, Actor: A History of Violence.
William McChord Hurt was born in Washington, D.C., to Claire Isabel (McGill) and Alfred McChord Hurt, who worked at the State Department. He was trained at Tufts University and The Juilliard School and has been nominated for four Academy Awards, including the most recent nomination for his Born: Mar 20, Aug 16, · "The Doctor" is a sensitive drama with a magnificent story of a doctor that changes his values when he understands the perspective of patients after becoming one with cancer.
William Hurt, Christine Lahti and Elizabeth Perkins have wonderful performances and the story is never corny despite the pleasant conclusion.7/10(K).
Subscribe. to The William Blake Archive Newsletter. © Copyright , The William Blake Archive. Follow @BlakeArchive. Jan 11, · Escena de la película El Doctor (The Doctor) Título Hispano: Esperanza de Vida Sinopsis de la pelicula: Jack MacKee (William Hurt) es un médico que se tiene que enfrentar, de repente, a una.
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The Doctor is a drama film directed by Randa Haines. It is loosely based on Dr. Edward Rosenbaum 's book, A Taste Of My Own Medicine.  The film stars William Hurt as Jack MacKee, a doctor who undergoes a transformation in his views about life, illness and human relationships.