Dr. Kildare's Victory

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Dr. Kildare's Victory
Dr. Kildare's Victory FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed by W. S. Van Dyke
Written by Joseph Harrington
Max Brand
Screenplay by Harry Ruskin
Willis Goldbeck
Starring Lew Ayres
Lionel Barrymore
Ann Ayars
Music by Lennie Hayton
Cinematography William H. Daniels
Edited by Frank E. Hull
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
June 25, 1942
Running time
92 min.
Country United States
Language English

Dr. Kildare's Victory is a 1942 film directed by W. S. Van Dyke. It stars Lew Ayres and Lionel Barrymore.[1] This was the tenth and last of the Dr. Kildare movie series.

Plot summary[edit]

Dr. Kildare (Lew Ayres) is involved in a dispute between two competing hospitals. The trouble begins when an intern rushes a beautiful girl to Kildare's hospital. She has a shard of glass imbedded in her heart.[2]



The film was titled Born to be Bad. Ayres was interned as a conscientious objector after the film was completed.[3]


  1. ^ http://allmovie.com/work/dr-kildares-victory-89927
  2. ^ http://www.allmovie.com/movie/dr-kildares-victory-v89927
  3. ^ A FEW HOLLYWOOD ACHES AND PAINS: Metro Gauges Public Reaction to Ayres Case -- Mr. Raft Protests By THOMAS F. BRADYHOLLYWOOD.. New York Times (1923-Current file) [New York, N.Y] 05 Apr 1942: X3.

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