St. Elsewhere

  • 1982
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

A wildly inventive chronicle of life---and death---at Boston's run-down St. Eligius Hospital carved a distinctive niche with an often surrealistic mix of gritty drama and dark humor. Superbly written and blessed with a fine cast that included future Oscar winners Denzel Washington and, occasionally, Helen Hunt, this most-eccentric medical series was als (more…)

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Season 3, Episode 1 Playing God

First Aired: September 19, 1984

A mother superior argues with Westphall over the fate of a critically injured nun; nurses may strike as Rosenthal and Auschlander fail to negotiate a contract; three firemen are admitted with severe burns and injuries. Sister Theresa: Priscilla Morrill. Father Flynn: Frank McCarthy.

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  • Premiered: October 26, 1982
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A wildly inventive chronicle of life---and death---at Boston's run-down St. Eligius Hospital carved a distinctive niche with an often surrealistic mix of gritty drama and dark humor. Superbly written and blessed with a fine cast that included future Oscar… (more)

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