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Documentary detailing the dangers and treatment of venereal disease. Tony Medroni is excited about the imminent birth of a son... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in alphabetical order)

Ward Bond ... Patient (uncredited)
Joseph Crehan ... Supporting Role (uncredited)
Samuel S. Hinds ... Dr. Perkins (uncredited)

Tim Holt ... Jerry Anderson (uncredited)

Edwin Maxwell ... Dr. Paxton (uncredited)
Etta McDaniel ... Supporting Role (uncredited)
J. Carrol Naish ... Tony Madroni (uncredited)
Francis Pierlot ... Mr. Spencer (uncredited)
Shepperd Strudwick ... Dr. Morton (uncredited)

Directed by
Lewis Milestone (uncredited)
 
Produced by
Darryl F. Zanuck .... producer (uncredited)
 

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Featured in Sex Hygiene Scare Films Vol. 1 (1996) (V)See more »

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4 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Screamingly funny, 8 July 2004
Author: cinnatusc from Boston, MA

Yes, the director of the amazing "All Quiet on the Western Front" made an educational film about syphilis. Don't expect art, this thing is pretty atrocious, but hilarious, especially the flagrant Italian stereotype in the opening. "It was just a little sore!" If you're wondering how Lewis Milestone wound up "reduced" to this, it's actually his contribution to the war effort in the '40s, later re-edited into an educational film for America's Youth. The original is, to my knowledge, currently unavailable and probably lost. Not that we miss it, but it's sort of too bad. This can be found, in its "safe-for-schoolkids" form, on the "Educational Film Archives: Sex and Drugs" DVD from Fantoma.

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