Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse Movie Review 1938

Information and Film Reviews for Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse the Movie

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Satirical gangster saga has criminologist Dr. Clitterhouse (Robinson) so fascinated by crime that he commits a few jewel robberies just to test out that bad guy rush. He contacts a fence, luscious Jo Keller (Trevor), who gets Clitterhouse an in with gangster Rocks Valentine (Bogart). Clitterhouse sucessfully masterminds some heists for Valentine--who becomes jealous of Clitterhouse's brain power and things just get more wacky from there (including a farcical trial). This is definitely Robinson's show.

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Available on VHS
Running time 87 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Satire & Parody, Order in the Court
Screenplay
John Huston, John Wexley
Cast
Edward G. Robinson, Claire Trevor, Humphrey Bogart, Gale Page, Donald Crisp, Maxie "Slapsie" Rosenbloom, Thurston Hall, Allen Jenkins, John Litel, Henry O'Neill, Ward Bond, Curt Bois
Cinematography
Gaetano Antonio "Tony" Gaudio
Director
Anatole Litvak
Music
Max Steiner
Producer
Anatole Litvak, Robert Lord, Warner Bros.

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