The Amazing Doctor Clitterhouse

  • 1938
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Crime

Robinson is a book-writing criminologist (Dr. Clitterhouse) fascinated with hoodlums and thieves, so eager to test the physiological reactions of criminals at the time of their crimes--do they sweat, does the heart beat faster, when does panic set in?--that he actually commits several jewel robberies, then contacts an infamous fence who turns out to be Trevor....read more

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03:10 — Dr. Clitterhouse (Edward G. Robinson) is fascinated by the study of the physical and mental states of lawbreakers, so he joins a gang of jewel thieves (more…)

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To study the physiological effects of crime, a psychiatrist hazards joining a gang of thieves.

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