>A colleague has been trying to find the name of a film that he says he saw
>about 20-30 years ago on tv. He claims it starred Bing Crosby and Rock
>Hudson, and in it Crosby plays a small-town doctor who's been practicing
>euthenasia for some time. Hudson finds out and threatens to expose him, but
>then discovers the need for a "mercy
>" killing himself.
>I can find nothing in Crosby or Hudson's credits that comes remotely close to
>such a plot nor any instance where they even co-starred. I suspect my
>informant got his stars crossed (so to speak) and that the production might
>have been made-for-tv, but no luck otherwise. Any leads?
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I vaguely remember an "ABC TV Movie of the Week" in the late 1960s or early
1970s called "Dr Cook's Garden" (I think this was it), with Bing Crosby
(although I don't remember Rock Hudson in it, but he might have been).
Sorry I don't remember any more.
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