DR. EHRLICH’S MAGIC BULLET (William Dieterle, 1940)

In the 1930s a popular series of films dealt in an intelligent way with notable figures from the past—scientists, writers, political leaders. Three of the Warner Brothers films, all directed by German-born William Dieterle, starred perhaps the most gifted American film actor of his day, Paul Muni, who was born in Austria and who began […]