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Doctor Finlay 

Not Rated | | Drama | TV Series (1993–1996)
Following his service in World War II, Dr. Finlay returns to the practice at Arden House, at a time when the National Health Service is about to be instituted.
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1996   1995   1994   1993  
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Cast

Series cast summary:
David Rintoul ...  Dr. John Finlay 27 episodes, 1993-1996
Annette Crosbie ...  Janet MacPherson 27 episodes, 1993-1996
Ian Bannen ...  Dr. Alexander Cameron 27 episodes, 1993-1996
Gordon Reid Gordon Reid ...  Angus Livingstone / ... 25 episodes, 1993-1996
Margo Gunn Margo Gunn ...  Brenda Maitland 17 episodes, 1993-1996
Jessica Turner ...  Dr. Jennifer Napier / ... 15 episodes, 1995-1996
Jackie Morrison ...  Rhona Swanson / ... 13 episodes, 1994-1996
Jason Flemyng ...  Dr. David Neil 12 episodes, 1993-1994
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Following his service in World War II, Dr. Finlay returns to the practice at Arden House, at a time when the National Health Service is about to be instituted.

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AJ Cronin's famous characters are lovingly recreated in the popular Scotish period drama.

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Drama

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UK

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English

Release Date:

9 May 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dr Finlay See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(27 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Soundtrack Album released on Total Records label. Distributed by Total Record Company via BMG (Uk) Ltd. TOT CD 2. Barcode: 5018524049424. 19 tracks including sections of Richard Harvey's score, plus opening and closing themes and traditional/classical music i.e. 'Fingal's Cave', arranged by Harry Gregson-Williams. Music recorded at CTS Studios, Wembley, London (now demolished) and Snake Ranch Studios, London. Music published by Altissimo/EMI Music Publishing (Richard Harvey material), Fireworks Music Ltd (Harry Gregson-Williams track). See more »

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Follows Dr. Finlay's Casebook (1962) See more »

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I really like this series
2 June 2008 | by momnjSee all my reviews

This is an excellent series. The actors are well cast and do a great job. The scripts are well written, although the episode endings are occasionally unfinished or hard to understand. The one problem I have with the series is that David Rintoul sometimes plays Doctor Finlay as stiffly as he played Mr. Darcy. He really needs to loosen up a bit. I have a question. Does anyone out there know where I can get a copy of the last episode in season four called "Doctor Finlay Snowbound"? I think it may have been broadcast at a later date that year as a special. It's not included in "Doctor Finlay Days Of Grace" which is the last series available for purchase.


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