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Sister Kenny

Sister Kenny(1946)

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Brief Synopsis

True story of the Australian nurse who fought to gain acceptance for her polio-treatment methods.

Cast & Crew

Dudley Nichols Director
Rosalind Russell Elizabeth Kenny
Alexander Knox Dr. [Aeneas] McDonnell
Dean Jagger Kevin Connors
Philip Merivale Dr. [Charles] Brack
Beulah Bondi Mary Kenny
Charles Dingle Michael Kenny
John Litel Medical director
Doreen McCann Dorrie [McIntyre]
Fay Helm Mrs. [Martha] McIntyre
Charles Kemper Mr. McIntyre
Gloria Holden Mrs. McDonnell
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in New York: 29 Sep 1946
Release Date:  1946 Production Date:  AFI
all credits, Dec 92
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  110 or 116 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • "Lonely Are The Brave (Bush Nurse)"

    StevenKeys 2017-04-14

    Fortunately, Nurse Kenny wasn't so lonely her advances in medicine didn't survive to become basis for today's physical therapy. As... MORE>

  • Rosalind Russell is amazing

    trylon 2017-03-31

    This fim is inspirational and moving. Rosalind Russell is bigger than life in this part. It rivals her role in Auntie Mame because she plays a woman who... MORE>

  • Sister Kenny

    Mona Holbrook 2014-05-28

    I have been trying to locate a copy of this movie for several years. I am a nurse anesthetist. I graduated nursing school in 1964 fifty years ago. This... MORE>