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Title The amazing Dr. Clitterhouse [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents a First National picture, an Anatole production ; screenplay by John Wexley and John Huston ; directed by Anatole Litvak.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2008]


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 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (87 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Source Ama 07.2018 PARS
Note Title from container.
From the play by Barre Lyndon.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1938.
Special features: Commentary by historians Dr. Drew Casper and Richard Jewell; Warner Night at the Movies 1938 short subjects gallery: vintage newsreel; Your true adventure series short "Night intruder;" musical short "Toyland casino;" classic cartoon "Count me out;" trailers; audio-only bonus: Edward G. Robinson in 2 radio show adaptations.
Title from container.
Based upon a play by Laura and S.J. Perelman.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1942.
Special features: Commentary by historians Haden Guest and Dana Polan; Warner Night at the Movies 1942 short subject gallery: vintage newsreel; John Huston's Oscar-nominated patriotic short "Winning your wings;" classic cartoons: "Porky's pastry pirates" and "The wabbit who came to supper;" trailers.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1939.
Special features: Commentary by historians Alain Silver and James Ursini; Warner Night at the Movies 1939 short subjects gallery; vintage newsreel; Technicolor historical short "The Monroe doctrine;" two musical shorts: "Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Crawford at home" and the Technicolor "Quiet, please;" classic cartoons "Bars and stripes forever" and "Hare-um scare-um;" trailers.
Credits Photography, Tony Gaudio ; editor, Warren Low.
Cast Edward G. Robinson, Claire Trevor, Humphrey Bogart, Allen Jenkins, Donald Crisp, Gale Page.
Summary Dr. Clitterhouse wants to find out what makes a criminal tick. Eager to study the physical and mental states of lawbreakers, he joins a gang of jewel thieves. Rocks Valentine is an ice-blooded tough guy the doc calls "a magnificient speciment of pure viciousness," is part of the gang. Jo Keller is a savvy crime queen the doc hooks up with.
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer.
Terms Of Use This disc is copy protected.
Language English dialogue, English or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject Physicians -- United States -- Drama.
Gangsters -- United States -- Drama.
Jewel thieves -- United States -- Drama.
Criminal behavior -- United States -- Drama.
Genre/Form Gangster films.
Crime films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Added Author Wexley, John, 1907-1985.
Huston, John, 1906-1987.
Litvak, Anatole, 1902-1974.
Robinson, Edward G., 1893-1973.
Trevor, Claire, 1909-2000.
Bogart, Humphrey, 1899-1957.
Jenkins, Allen, 1900-1974.
Crisp, Donald, 1880-1974.
Page, Gale, 1910-1983.
Lyndon, Barré, 1896-1972.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
First National Pictures, Inc.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Note At head of title: Warner Bros. Pictures presents Edw. G. Robinson
Title on set container: Warner Bros. Pictures gangsters collection. Vol. 4
ISBN 1419875442
1419873512 (set)
9781419873515 (set)
Standard No. 883929003426
883929023035 set
Music No. 1000035863 Warner Home Video
3000017725 Warner Home Video
3000017722 Warner Home Video (set)

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