The Night of the Hunter (1955)
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The Night of the Hunter (1955)

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Imprisoned with thief Ben Harper, phony preacher Harry Powell learns that Ben has hidden a huge sum of money somewhere near his home. Upon his release, the murderously misogynistic Powell insinuates himself into Ben's home, eventually marrying his widow W… View More
Genres Crime, Suspense
Director Charles Laughton
Starring Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters, Lillian Gish, Billy Chapin View More
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Movie Summary

Imprisoned with thief Ben Harper, phony preacher Harry Powell learns that Ben has hidden a huge sum of money somewhere near his home. Upon his release, the murderously misogynistic Powell insinuates himself into Ben's home, eventually marrying his widow Willa. Eventually all that stands between Powell and the money are Ben's son and daughter.
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Movie Details

Genres Crime, Suspense
Director Charles Laughton
Starring Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters, Lillian Gish, Billy Chapin, Evelyn Varden, Peter Graves, James Gleason, Sally Jane Bruce, Don Beddoe
Studio Name MGM
Release Date 1955
VUDU Release Date 11/13/2008
Rating Not Rated About Ratings
Running Time 92 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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