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Alias the Doctor (1932)

03/06/1932 (US) Drama 1h 1m


Karl is the workaholic adopted son while Stephan is the lazy one. They both go to Munich to study medicine and Karl is at the top of the class while Stephan is barely passing. When Stephan's actions causes the death of Anna, Karl is the one who takes the wrap and three years in prison. When he gets out, he finds Stephan is dead and a sick child needs an operation and he does brilliant surgery. This gets him noticed and his mother tells them that he is Stephan Brenner, not Karl Brenner. She tells Karl that he must cure sickness in the world. But, being that he is Stephan, he can no longer marry Lottie, as she is now his sister.

  1. Michael Curtiz


  2. Houston Branch


Top Billed Cast

  1. Richard Barthelmess

    Richard Barthelmess

    Karl Brenner

  2. Marian Marsh

    Marian Marsh

    Lotti Brenner

  3. Norman Foster

    Norman Foster

    Stephan Brenner

  4. Adrienne Dore

    Adrienne Dore


  5. Lucille La Verne

    Lucille La Verne

    Martha Brenner, Karl's foster mother (as Lucille LaVerne)

  6. John St. Polis

    John St. Polis

    Dr. Niergardt

  7. George Rosener

    George Rosener

    Dr. Von Bergman

  8. Nigel De Brulier

    Nigel De Brulier

    Autopsy Surgeon (uncredited)

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Alias the Doctor

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Original Language English

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