The Disorderly Orderly
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In this comedy classic, Jerry Lewis plays Jerome Littlefield, an orderly in a mental hospital in this slapstick situation comedy that makes full use of Lewis's patented brand of screwball comedy. Dr. Jean Howard (Glenda Farrell) is the exasperated head of the sanitarium who almost becomes a patient after the antics of the frantic employee. Jerome takes on the symptoms of most of his patients and helps Susan Andrews (Susan Oliver) go from a woman considering suicide to an alluring woman of sensual confidence. When talkative patient Alice Pearce relates her maladies to Jerry, he hilariously… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 60%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Rather lovely chaos"
‑ Fernando F. Croce, CinePassion
"There are a few sight gags that are funny, which keep it from being a complete waste."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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