Captain Newman, M.D.

Bobby Darin was nominated for a Academy Award for his role in Captain Newman, M.D. which was released December 25th 1963. Darin played the role of Corporal Jim Tompkins, with a troubled past that was resurfacing in mental problems during WWII. Here are scenes from Bobby's amazing performance, in which his character is given sodium penenthol to help him recall the event that led to his emotional problems. He is seen with Angie Dickinson and Gregory Peck (Captain Newman).

Audio of Bobby's scene with Gregory Peck.

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