St. Elsewhere (1982–1988)
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You Beta Your Life 

Westphall has difficulty dealing with the parents of a terminally ill teen who pretend that nothing is wrong; Craig decides to write his memoirs but has trouble focusing; Griffin plays ... See full summary »

Director:

Mark Tinker

Writers:

Mark Tinker (developed by), John Masius (developed by) | 5 more credits »

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Ed Flanders ... Dr. Donald Westphall
Norman Lloyd ... Dr. Daniel Auschlander
Bonnie Bartlett ... Ellen Craig
Ed Begley Jr. ... Dr. Victor Ehrlich
Stephen Furst ... Dr. Elliot Axelrod (credit only)
Bruce Greenwood ... Dr. Seth Griffin
Eric Laneuville ... Luther Hawkins (credit only)
Howie Mandel ... Dr. Wayne Fiscus (credit only)
David Morse ... Dr. Jack Morrison
Cindy Pickett ... Dr. Carol Novino
Christina Pickles ... Nurse Helen Rosenthal
Denzel Washington ... Dr. Philip Chandler
William Daniels ... Dr. Mark Craig
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chad Allen ... Tommy Westphall
Jason Bateman ... Tim Moynihan
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Storyline

Westphall has difficulty dealing with the parents of a terminally ill teen who pretend that nothing is wrong; Craig decides to write his memoirs but has trouble focusing; Griffin plays Birch and Novino against each other; Turner gets in the middle of a difference of opinion between Morrison and Chandler regarding a diagnosis. Written by SteveG

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 October 1986 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

MTM Enterprises See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color (DeLuxe)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The title is a variation of the game show You Bet Your Life (1950) starring Groucho Marx. See more »

Goofs

Dr. Craig says that he performed his first heart bypass operation on Patrick O'Casey in 1965. However, St. Elsewhere: Time Heals: Part 1 gave the date of the operation as 1975. See more »

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