Amazing Dr Clitterhouse, The
Broadcast: 2nd November 1941
Added: May 30 2010
Screen Guild Theater the motion pictures star’s own program, sponsored by Gulf Oil and introduced as the Gulf Screen Guild Theater present their radio version of the Warner Brothers Picture The Amazing Dr Clitterhouse.
Dr Clitterhouse is respected doctor who decides that if he could cure the human psychology of the criminal he would be helping mankind. In order to understand the mentality of the criminal he becomes one first committing burglaries and recording his pulse, respiration and blood pressure and observing his own reactions. He considers his misdemeanours as conducting an experiment on the nature of man and hopes that one day he will be able to vaccinate man against crime like we do a disease.
Host: Roger Pryor
Music by: Oscar Bradley’s Gulf Orchestra.
Written by: Barre Lyndon (1938)