• Cry in the Night (1956)

Cry in the Night

Release Date: 1956

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 15 min

Plot Summary

Young, secretly engaged couple Liz (Natalie Wood) and Owen (Richard Anderson) meet in a secluded lovers' lane, where they are watched by unstable Harold Loftus (Raymond Burr). Loftus attacks and knocks out Owen, then abducts Liz and hides her in a shack in a brickyard. At police headquarters later, Owen makes a report to Capt. Ed Bates (Brian Donlevy), who realizes Liz is the daughter of a cop, Capt. Dan Taggart (Edmond O'Brien). A search begins as Liz struggles to keep Loftus at bay.

Cast: Edmond O'Brien, Brian Donlevy, Natalie Wood, Raymond Burr, Richard Anderson, Irene Hervey, Carol Veazie, Mary Lawrence

Director: Frank Tuttle

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: Rescue, 1950s, Mother, Father, Dark, Family, Police station, Investigation, Tense, Car