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 also...read more

Season 3, Episode 2 Playing God

First Aired: September 26, 1984

Westphall bars Sister Domenica from the hospital; Fiscus meets a young patient's fairy godmother; Rosenthal gets a mediator into the negotiations; White returns to work at St. Eligius. Ed Flanders. Clarendon: Herbert Edelman.

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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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