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The Crime Doctor's Diary (1949)

Approved | | Crime, Drama | 30 March 1950 (Australia)
Dr. Ordway tries to prove that his patient was framed for arson.

Director:

Seymour Friedman

Writers:

Edward Anhalt (screenplay), Edward Anhalt (story) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Warner Baxter ... Dr. Robert Ordway
Stephen Dunne ... Steve Carter
Lois Maxwell ... Jane Darrin
Adele Jergens ... Inez Gray
Robert Armstrong ... George 'Goldie' Harrigan
Don Beddoe ... Phillip Bellem
Whit Bissell ... Pete Bellem
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Dr. Ordway tries to prove that his patient was framed for arson.

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Crime | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 March 1950 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

A Voz do Morto See more »

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Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Follows Crime Doctor's Man Hunt (1946) See more »

Soundtracks

A Little Brass French Horn
(uncredited)
Music by Paul Mertz
Lyrics by Edward Anhalt
Sung by Whit Bissell
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Last of the Crime Doctor Series
12 May 2007 | by whpratt1See all my reviews

Warner Baxter, (Dr. Robert Ordway) gave his final appearance in this role and I found this film had improved over all the other Crime Doctor Series. In this film, Dr. Ordway is called by the warden of a prison to visit him as he was going to parole a man called Steve Carter,(Stephen Dunne) who was a former patient of Dr. Ordway's. Steve Carter was sentenced to prison as an arsonist who burned a music recording studio. Dr. Ordway tells the Warden he really does not believe that Steve Carter committed this crime and is going to help him prove his innocence. Jane Darrin,(Lois Maxwell) meets Steve Carter as he gets out of prison and drives him home and talks about him going back to work with the music recording company. It is not very long before a murder is committed and Steve has become a likely suspect for another crime. Jane Darrin and Doctor Ordway come to Steve's assistance and a very strange recording is discovered that solves the crime. Lois Maxwell who played Jane Darrin was also "Miss Moneypenny" in most of the older James Bond Films. Great film Enjoy


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