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The Night of the Hunter

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 32 min.

Plot Summary
The Rev. Harry Powell (Robert Mitchum) is a religious fanatic and serial killer who targets women who use their sexuality to attract men. Serving time in prison for car theft, he meets condemned murderer Ben Harper (Peter Graves), who confesses to hiding $10,000 in stolen loot. Released from jail, Powell is obsessed with finding the money, and he tracks down Harper's widow, Willa (Shelley Winters), and her two children, John (Billy Chapin) and Pearl (Sally Jane Bruce).

Cast: Robert Mitchum , Shelley Winters , Lillian Gish , Evelyn Varden , Peter Graves , James Gleason , Billy Chapin , Sally Jane Bruce

Director: Charles Laughton

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: United Artists

The Night of the Hunter (1955)

Release Date: September 29th, 1955|1 hr. 32 min.

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