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Sudden Fear

Sudden Fear

Category: Film-Noir
All Genres: Film-Noir, Thriller
Release Year: 1952
Country: USA
Runtime: 110
Rating: 6.3 (0)
Languages: English
Director: David Miller
Sound: Mono

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  • Writing by: Lenore J. Coffee – writer
    Edna Sherry – novel
    Robert Smith – writer

    Produced by: Joe Kaufmann – producer
    Joan Crawford – executive producer (uncredited)

    Cast: Joan Crawford – Myra Hudson
    Jack Palance – Lester Blaine
    Gloria Grahame – Irene Neves
    Bruce Bennett – Steve Kearney
    Virginia Huston – Ann Taylor
    Mike Connors – Junior Kearney (as Touch Connors)
    Estelle Etterre – Party Guest (uncredited)
    Bess Flowers – Reception Guest (uncredited)
    Taylor Holmes – Scott Martindale (uncredited)
    Selmer Jackson – Dr. Van Roan (uncredited)
    Lewis Martin – Bill, the Play Director (uncredited)

    Music: Elmer Bernstein
    Official Website: Visit Website

    Plot Outline: A wealthy lady playwright is wooed by and ultimately marries a younger actor/con artist she once fired.
    Plot: Actor Lester Blaine has all but landed the lead in Myra Hudsons new play when Myra vetoes him because, to her, he doesnt look like a “romantic leading man.” On a train from New York to San Francisco, Blaine sets out to prove Myra wrong…by romancing her. Is he sincere, or does he have a dark ulterior motive? The answer brings on a game of cat and mouse; but whos the cat and whos the mouse?

    Crazy Credits: We know about 1 Crazy Credits. One of them reads:
    The credits state that the film is “Made with pride entirely in the U.S.A.”

    Goofs: We know about 1 goofs. Here comes one of them:
    Audio/visual unsynchronized: After Lester puts down Irenes telephone, he calls out her name three times but the second we hear her name, his lips dont move at all.

    Trivia: There are 2 entries in the trivia list – like these:

    • Marlon Brando was originally offered the role of Lester Blaine
    • Mike Connors first film role.

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