|Doctor Crippen Lives|
|German||Dr. Crippen lebt|
|Directed by||Erich Engels|
|Written by||Erich Engels|
|Edited by||Alice Ludwig|
|Music by||Siegfried Franz|
Doctor Crippen Lives (German : Dr. Crippen lebt) is a 1958 West German crime film directed by Erich Engels and starring Elisabeth Müller, Peter van Eyck and Fritz Tillmann. It was made at the Wandsbek Studios of Real Film in Hamburg. The film's sets were designed by the art director Dieter Bartels.
The most successful film of director Erich Engels was Doctor Crippen (1942), a film about Hawley Harvey Crippen. The 1958 film Doctor Crippen Lives has no relation to the 1942 film or to the case of Hawley Harvey Crippen.
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