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The Prowler

The Prowler(1951)

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Brief Synopsis

A policeman''''s obsession with a married woman leads to murder.

Cast & Crew

Joseph Losey Director
Van Heflin Webb Garwood
Evelyn Keyes Susan Gilvray
John Maxwell Bud Crocker
Katharine Warren Mrs. Crocker
Emerson Treacy William Gilvray
Madge Blake Martha Gilvray
Wheaton Chambers Doctor James
Sherry Hall John Gilvray
Louise Lorimer Motel manager
Louise Bates Doctor's wife
Steve Carruthers Mr. Talbot
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1951 Production Date:  EBX; UCLA has VHS P-VA898M from scratched print; A
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Eagle Productions, Inc., Horizon Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  91-92 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • the prowler

    kevin sellers 2019-05-31

    Dalton Trumbo's screenplay (under the blacklisted front of Hugo Butler) is, as usual, a compendium of hits and misses. Nice stuff on the tense,... MORE>

  • Unreal Ending

    Patrick Keenan 2019-01-19

    A taut gritty noir till the ending. Losey and Trumbo get their Sisyphean imagery at the end of the movie by sacrificing reality.The police had no reason to... MORE>

  • Great Noirish

    can-na 2019-01-19

    Van Heflin covets another's wife and there it all begins.Hope it plays again soon. MORE>