Left Header Right Header
Header 3a   Header Right End A Header Right End B Space
Header Left 3b
Movie Reviews Movie Trivia
FREE Membership MatchFlick Friday - Win Free DVDs

Member Login  [help]
Member Trends
 Top 10 List
 Exclusive Interviews
 Horror Club
 Zombie Club
Movie News
 Current News
 News Archives
Message Board
 Go To The Forum
Cool Statistics
 Member Stats
 Trivia Stats
Columns   [more]
 Have You Been Sp...
 But Can She Act?...
 They're Not The ...
 Time Does Fly Wh...
 Column Archives
Popular Movies  [more]
 World War Z
 Mission Impossible 4
 Twilight Breaking Dawn
Popular People  [more]
 Leonardo DiCaprio
 Megan Fox
 Tom Cruise
 Join for FREE
 About MatchFlick
 Privacy Policy
 Guess That Scene
 RSS Feeds
The Hospital
MatchFlick Member Reviews

1 review / review this flick

The Hospital 1971

From Amazon: Paddy Chayefsky (Marty) wrote the script for this 1971 film that mixes--in Chayefsky tradition--absurdist satire with a touching, almost wistful love story. George C. Scott plays a cynical doctor battling bureaucratic superstructures on the one hand and hippie-dippy flakiness among some patients on the other. When he falls for an eccentric young woman (Diana Rigg) with an alternative view on everything, the road to liberation from burdensome responsibilities seems to open before him. Director Arthur Hiller (Love Story) doesn't do much more than bring the screenplay to life, though he does create a persuasive sense of urban...

Directed By:
No image existsArthur Hiller
Written By:
No image existsPaddy Chayefsky
No image existsGeorge C. Scott
Diana RiggDiana Rigg
No image existsBarnard Hughes
Stockard ChanningStockard Channing
No image existsNancy Marchand
No image existsRichard Dysart
No image existsStephen Elliott
No image existsKatherine Helmond
No image existsRoberts Blossom
No image existsRehn Scofield

Member Reviews Add to Favorites A Favorite of... Buy/Rent on DVD
Subscribe to MatchFlick Movie Reviews through RSS Read Reviews / Post Review

The Hospital Movie Review by John (9/7/2012)

This is probably my favorite movie of all time starring George C. Scott and Dianna Riggs. It's part black comedy, part social commentary, part murder mystery. Set in a inner city teaching hospital in the '70's, it holds up over time surprisingly well (in a climactic scene, the main character, Dr. Herb Bock, a burnt-out,...

(complete The Hospital review by John)

  Terms of Use | Press | Contact Us
Partnership and Advertising Opportunities | Movie Database | Merchandise

©2004-2017 MatchFlick®. All rights reserved.

Web Analytics