Dr. Crippen

  • by Ned Norris
  • Narrated by David Ian Davies
  • 0 hrs and 37 mins
  • Performance

Publisher's Summary

It's a macabre piece, done in the style of the Black Museum, about the life of the infamous killer, Hawley Harvey Crippen.

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BILLED THE CRIME OF THE CENTURY IN CAMDEN ENGLAND

Would you consider the audio edition of Dr. Crippen to be better than the print version?

YES


Who was your favorite character and why?

DR CRIPPEN: IS HE AN INNOCENT AND SELF-EFFACING MAN WHO IS DESPERATE FOR AFFECTION AND SOME PEACE OF MIND, OR IS HE A CONNIVING CRIMINAL TRYING TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER


What does David Ian Davies bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

DAVIDDAVIES PORTRAYAL OF ALL CHARACTERS, GIVING A SHINING PERFORMANCE. PRESENTING THIS MAN AS A RATHER SENSITIVE CREATURE.
A MEEK DOCTOR MARRIED TO A VIRAGO 0F A WIFE. A MAN WHO DOES NOT SHOW HIS FEELINGS SO FREELY AS OTHER HUMANS DO. THE WIFE BEING PLAYED IN SUCH A WAY, AS TO ENGENDER NO SYMPATHY FOR THE VICTIM


Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

WAS CRIPPEN REALLY GUILTY HE SWORE THAT HE DID'NT DO IT. EVEN AFTER HIS SUBSEQUENT CAPTURE, EXTRADITION AND GUILTY SENTENCE, DR CRIPPEN S SWEARS HIS INNOCENCE. IT'S UNBELIEVABLE, BUT TRUE


Any additional comments?

DAVID DAVIES DISPLAYING EVERY EMOTION. A REMARKABLE PERFORMANCE PLAYING THE MIDDLE AGED MILD MANNERED CRIPPRN

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- shirley

Book Details

  • Release Date: 08-27-2014
  • Publisher: One Voice Recordings