The Ordeal Of Dr. Mudd

  • 1980
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama, Historical

Before being displaced by cable channels, Network TV once excelled in making docudramas like this poignant biographical film. Awakened in the middle of the night on April 15, 1865, Maryland physician Dr. Samuel Mudd (Dennis Weaver) opened his door to two strangers. Mindful of his Hippocratic Oath, Mudd set the broken leg of a disguised John Wilkes more