Dr. Gillespie's Criminal Case Poster

Release Date: 1943

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary
Dr. Leonard Gillespie (Lionel Barrymore) presses prison officials about one of his former patients, convicted murderer Roy Todwell (John Craven), trying to convince them that Todwell is dangerously insane and should be committed to a mental hospital. Meanwhile, rival doctors Randall "Red" Adams (Van Johnson) and Lee Wong How (Keye Luke) attempt to convince embittered veteran Alvin Peterson (William Lundigan) to accept and overcome the disability he received in the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Cast: Lionel Barrymore, Van Johnson, Donna Reed, Keye Luke, John Craven, Nat Pendleton, Alma Kruger, William Lundigan

Director: Willis Goldbeck

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: 1940s, Mystery, Hospital, Doctor, Prison, Melodramatic, Quest, New York City, Murder