Dr. Finlay's Casebook (1962–1971)
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It's All in the Mind 

In 1928 Glasgow, Alan Finlay studies to become a qualified doctor, and dreams of becoming a surgeon. His landlord goes missing and Finlay follows a hunch which leads him to the town of Tannochbrae and a meeting which will change his life.

Director:

Gerald Blake

Writers:

A.J. Cronin (characters), A.J. Cronin (creator) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Bill Simpson Bill Simpson ... Dr. Alan Finlay
Joyce Heron Joyce Heron ... Mrs. Bessie Grant
Alan MacNaughtan ... Murdoch Grant (as Alan MacNaughton)
Ian White Ian White ... Hugh Ross
Geraldine Newman ... Mary Davidson
John Harvey John Harvey ... Sir William Duffy
David Macmillan David Macmillan ... Policeman in Glasgow (as David MacMillan)
Malcolm Russell Malcolm Russell ... Fergus Macleod
Helen Christie ... Mrs. Annie Barr
Reg Lever ... Booking Office Clerk
J. Mark Roberts J. Mark Roberts ... Policeman in Tannochbrae
Andrew Cruickshank Andrew Cruickshank ... Dr. Angus Cameron
Barbara Mullen ... Janet MacPherson
Robert Fyfe ... Douglas Hamilton
John Dunbar John Dunbar
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Storyline

In 1928 Glasgow, Alan Finlay studies to become a qualified doctor, and dreams of becoming a surgeon. His landlord goes missing and Finlay follows a hunch which leads him to the town of Tannochbrae and a meeting which will change his life.

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Genres:

Drama

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Language:

English

Release Date:

16 August 1962 (UK) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The series opens in Glasgow, 1928. See more »

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Onward Christian Soldiers
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composed by Arthur Sullivan
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