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The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)


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Title: The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse [IMDb]


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Release date: July 30, 1938
Studio: Warner Brothers
Runtime: 87 minutes
IMDB genres: crime, drama
BYU holdings: https://search.lib.byu.edu/byu/record/lee.6763958

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Cast and Crew

ActorRole
Edward G. RobinsonDr. Clitterhouse
Claire TrevorJo Keller
Humphrey BogartRocks Valentine
Allen JenkinsOkay
Donald CrispInspector Lane
Gale PageNurse Randolph
Maxie RosenbloomButch

Anatole Litvak: director

Max Steiner: composer

Leo F. Forbstein: musical director

Hugo Friedhofer: orchestrator

George Parrish: orchestrator


Film Statistics

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Film duration: 1:27:07
Music duration: 00:27:46
Pages in score: 78
Total themes: 29
Themes with variants: 14
Total variants: 26
Total gestures: 14
Total underscoring sections: 7
Total underscoring duration: 00:02:22
Total instances: 74

Themes

Name Uses Variants
The Amazing Doctor 14 7
The Motor 11 4
Rocks 7 3
Cauldron 1 4 1
Jo 3 1
Night Watchman 3 2
The Torch 3 1
How Dry I Am 2 1
Butch Lights the Torch 1 0
Cauldron 2 1 0
Clitterhouse Onestep 1 0
Doctor Leaves 1 0
Flashlight 1 0
Locked in vault 1 0
Poison 1 0
Signature 1 0
The Fur Store 1 0
The Poison Victim 1 0

Theme Combinations

Name Uses
The Amazing Doctor + The Motor 4
Rocks + Jo 1
Rocks + The Motor 1
The Amazing Doctor + Rocks 1
The Printing Press + Cauldron 1 1
The Printing Press + Cauldron 1 + The Amazing Doctor 1
The Torch + The Motor 1

Source Music

Name Uses
Eine kleine Nachtmusik 2
The Printing Press 2
I Wanna Go Back to Bali 1
The Last Rose of Summer 1
Una Voce Poco Fa 1

Gestures

Name
Arms crossing
Butch goes downstairs
Butch runs
Butch runs back
Camera panning
People running
Rocks goes downstairs
Rocks struggles and falls
Shadow punch
Sneaking
Spiraling down
Tossing bags
Turning on light
Walking

Underscoring

Name
Dramatic
Mysterious
Tense