The Anatomist (1939)

A doctor employs two men to dig up graves in order for him to have bodies on which to perform experiments, but the men begin to get their own ideas of where to get bodies.

Writer:

James Bridie

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Cast

Cast overview:
May Shaw May Shaw ... Mary Belle Dishart
Ethel Glendinning Ethel Glendinning ... Amelia Dishart
Bruce Seton ... Walter Anderson
Margaret Boyd Margaret Boyd ... Jessie Ann
Andrew Cruickshank Andrew Cruickshank ... Dr. Knox
Robert Eddison ... Raby
Craighall Sherry Craighall Sherry ... Landlord
Nan Scott Nan Scott ... Mary Paterson
Marie Orr Marie Orr ... Janet
James Gibson James Gibson ... Davie Paterson
W.G. Fay W.G. Fay ... Burke
Harry Hutchinson Harry Hutchinson ... Hare
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Storyline

A doctor employs two men to dig up graves in order for him to have bodies on which to perform experiments, but the men begin to get their own ideas of where to get bodies.

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Genres:

Comedy | Crime

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 June 1939 (UK) See more »

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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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