Harold Shipman: Doctor Death
We are not sure of the release date for Harold Shipman: Doctor Death. It was released at the box office on 2002-07-09 so we estimate it was released to DVD in October 2002.
Director: Roger Bamford
Cast: James Bolam, James Hazeldine, Micheal Stainton, Olive Pendleton, and Veda Warwick
James Bolam portrays serial killer Dr. Harold Shipman in this made-for-TV drama. The film follows the story of Shipman, a general practitioner who throughout his career is believed to have killed as many as 250 of his patients. When the high death rate of his practice was investigated, it was discovered that he had given lethal doses of diamorphine to a vast number of his patients. He was put on trial where he was convicted of 15 murders and sentenced to life imprisonment.