Welcome Stranger (1947)
Crusty Dr. McRory of Fallbridge, Maine, hires his vacation replacement sight unseen. Alas, he and young singing Doctor Jim Pearson don’t hit it off; but once he meets teacher Trudy Mason, Pearson is delighted to stay. The locals, taking their cue from McRory, cold-shoulder Pearson, especially Trudy’s stuffy fiancé. But then, guess who needs an emergency appendectomy?
Director: Elliott Nugent
Cast: Barry Fitzgerald, Bing Crosby, Charles Dingle, Charles Middleton, Clarence Muse, Don Beddoe, Elizabeth Patterson, Frank Faylen, Frank Ferguson, Joan Caulfield, Larry Young, Lillian Bronson, Margaret Field, Mary Field, Milton Kibbee, Patrick McVey, Paul Stanton, Percy Kilbride, Richard M. Norman, Robert Shayne, Thurston Hall, Wanda Hendrix
Duration: 90 min