Dr. Herbert Bock (George C. Scott), the chief of medicine in a New York City teaching hospital, is contemplating suicide. He’s impotent, his wife has left him, and his children aren’t speaking to him. His hospital is also suffering from a recent spate of inexplicable deaths. In the midst of these setbacks, Bock is romantically drawn to the much younger Barbara Drummond (Dame Diana Rigg), whose father is a patient. As Barbara restores Bock’s will to live, it turns out that the hospital deaths are murders.
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Barbara Drummond’s (Dame Diana Rigg’s) English accent is explained in this New York City-set movie’s storyline as being attributed to being a Vassar College accent. This educational institution is described by that campus’ website as being “a highly selective, residential, liberal arts