Dr Ehrlich's Magic Bullet

Film

Time Out says

Misleadingly titled biopic of a doctor (Robinson) whose dedication to research brings him into conflict with the staid late-19th century German hospital in which he works. His subsequent discovery of a cure for syphilis vindicates his methods and earns him a wealthy patron. The screenplay - by John Huston (shortly to begin directing), Heinz Harald and Norman Burnside - earned a deserved Oscar nomination.

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Release details

Duration:
103 mins

Cast and crew

Director:
William Dieterle
Screenwriter:
John Huston, Heinz Herald, Norman Burnside
Cast:
Edward G Robinson
Ruth Gordon
Otto Kruger
Donald Crisp
Maria Ouspenskaya
Sig Ruman

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