The Disorderly Orderly

  • 1964
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy

Lewis and writer-director Tashlin follow the prescription for success with a nutty hospital orderly who assumes the personalities of his patients. A fine example of the style is a sequence showing Lewis complaining of sympathy pains to a suffering patient. Tashlin, the only person who can adequately capture Lewis's zaniness, is able to produce outrage at...read more

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The Disorderly Orderly - Official Trailer
02:07 — When he flunks out of med school, Jerome Littlefield goes to work as an orderly in a private rest home where he wreaks havoc for everyone concerned.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Lewis and writer-director Tashlin follow the prescription for success with a nutty hospital orderly who assumes the personalities of his patients. A fine example of the style is a sequence showing Lewis complaining of sympathy pains to a suffering patient.… (more)

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