Surly or Just Eccentric? The Elusive Charm of Doc Martin

Posted on Wednesday, January 16, 2013 by Saratoga_Library

Doc MartinDoc Martin Doc Martin  Fans of dark, ironic British humor will love Doc Martin.  A fastidious London surgeon suddenly develops hemophobia in the middle of a difficult procedure.  His brilliant surgical career in ruins, he decides to return to the Cornwall village where  he spent summers with his Aunt Joan.  Unfortunately, his complete lack of social skills is a real handicap for being a GP (general practictioner).  His encounters with colorful village locals create comedy amidst all the medical emergencies.  The village and surroundings are stunningly beautiful and will make you plan a trip to Cornwall for your next vacation.

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