Vital Signs


1h 43m 1990

Brief Synopsis

A doctor guides seven student doctors through their third year of residency at a Los Angeles hospital. Marriages collapse and colleagues fall in love, but it takes a dying cancer patient to make the medical students realize what really matters in life.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Release Date
1990
Production Company
Kevin Patterson
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 43m

Synopsis

A doctor guides seven student doctors through their third year of residency at a Los Angeles hospital. Marriages collapse and colleagues fall in love, but it takes a dying cancer patient to make the medical students realize what really matters in life.

Crew

Jewel Akens

Song

James D Ault

Grip

Howard Bachrach

Transportation Captain

David Barrow

Grip

Fontella Bass

Song Performer

Don Bassman

Music

Beth Bergeron

Adr Editor

Carolina Beroza

Sound Editor

Dean Beville

Apprentice

Bruce Birmelin

Photography

Cha Blevins

Costumes

Teri Lyn Brewer

On-Set Dresser

Bob Brown

Editor

Laura Brown

Location Assistant

Terry Brown

Music

Jon Bruno

Music

Dimitri Bugarcic

Other

Keith Brian Burns

Set Designer

Gary Burritt

Negative Cutting

Susan Cabral

Makeup

Ed Callahan

Sound Effects Editor

Richard L Carden

Dolly Grip

Oscar Castro-neves

Music

Richard Chirco

On-Set Dresser

Kevin F Cleary

Music

Michele Conliffe

Assistant

Blake Cornett

Sound Editor

Kate Davey

Dga Trainee

Robert Dawson

Titles

Susan Depalma

Production Assistant

Dominick V Destefano

Boom Operator

Mary Lou Devlin

Production Coordinator

George Doering

Music

Susan Dudeck

Dialogue Editor

Steven S Duncan

Transportation Coordinator

Judi Durand

Adr

Jim Earley

Grip

Deborah Everton

Costume Designer

Tracy Farrington

Property Master

Vincent Fasano

Props

Arnold Finkelstein

Sound Effects

Greg Finley

Adr

Christopher Flick

Foley Editor

William J. Foley

On-Set Dresser

Steve Forman

Music

Curtis Foster

Electrician

Laura J Fox

Casting Associate

Chuck Garsha

Music

Veronica Gonzalez-rubio

Assistant Director

Miles Goodman

Music

David Greenwald

Construction

Todd Hallowell

Production Designer

Barbara Harris

Casting

Allen Hartz

Dialogue Editor

Robert Hedland

Assistant Editor

Petur Hliddal

Sound Mixer

Craig Hosking

Helicopter Pilot

Bill Hrnjak

Construction Coordinator

Rosanna Huffman

Adr

Steven Husch

On-Set Dresser

Bruce Hutchinson

Makeup

Randy Jacobs

Song

Ann Meade Johnson

Assistant

Linden Johnson

Accounting Assistant

Tom Joyner

Associate Producer

Tom Joyner

Unit Production Manager

Lawrence Karman

Assistant Camera Operator

Larry Ketron

Screenplay

Larry Ketron

From Story

Linda Klein

Consultant

Robert M Landaw

Medic

Mike Lang

Music

Geraldine Leder

Casting Associate

Richard G Leff

Medic

John Lindley

Director Of Photography

Betsy Magruder

Assistant Director

Daniel E Maltese

Assistant Art Director

John Martyn

Song

John Martyn

Song Performer

Martin Maryska

Sound Editor

Dan May

Set Decorator

Dale Miller

Hair

Judd Miller

Music

Marcus Miller

Production Assistant

Murray Miller

Location Manager

Raynard Miner

Song

Joel Moss

Music

Joseph J Murphy

Production Auditor

Joe Muttillo

Grip

Bob Newlan

Sound Effects Editor

Herb Newman

Song

Jonathan O'neil

Electrician

Kathy O'rear

Costume Supervisor

Richard Overton

Music

Kevin Patterson

Cable Operator

Laurie Perlman

Producer

Tim Pershing

Key Grip

Marilyn Patricia Phillips

Hair

Chuck Picerni Jr.

Stunts

Scott Printz

Assistant Director

Jim Prior

Editor

Karen Ray

Assistant

Gary D Rogers

Music

Pattye Rogers

Assistant Editor

Gayle Sandler

Accounting Assistant

Mike Santoro

Key Grip

Steven Schaeffer

Music

Mike Sforza

Props

Bob Sikora

Rigging Gaffer

Steve Sircusa

Sound Editor

Carl Smith

Song

David R Smith

Production

Alan R Sowles

Electrician

Armin Steiner

Music

Jeb Stuart

Screenplay

Neil Stubenhaus

Music

Liza Sullivan

Assistant

Cathleen Summers

Producer

Bill Tiegs

Costumes

Lynne Twentyman

Script Supervisor

Don Vargas

Costumes

Amy Vincent

Assistant Camera Operator

Kristan Wagner

Location Manager

Robert Wait

Assistant

David Was

Song

Don Was

Song

Jim Weidman

Music Editor

Michael J Wiegand

Property Master Assistant

Chris Wilding

Sound

Earl C Williman

Gaffer

Scott Williman

Electrician

Doug Wittenberg

Electrician

Douglas L Yonker

Electrician

Carl Yorke

Assistant

Kenneth D Zunder

Camera Operator

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Release Date
1990
Production Company
Kevin Patterson
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 43m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video September 27, 1990

Released in United States Spring April 13, 1990

Began shooting May 16, 1989.

Completed shooting July 21, 1989.

Released in United States Spring April 13, 1990

Released in United States on Video September 27, 1990