The House on Telegraph Hill Poster

Release Date: December 22nd, 2002

DVD Release Date: March 7th, 2006

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary
Upon emerging from a Nazi death camp, Victoria Kowelska (Valentina Cortesa) takes the identity of a friend who died there. She travels to the United States where she meets her friend's son, Chris (Gordon Gebert), and discovers that she has come into a large inheritance. Eventually, she gets involved with the boy's guardian, Alan (Richard Basehart), and marries him. However, after some suspicious accidents, she starts to believe that Alan may be trying to kill her so he can claim the money.

Cast: Richard Basehart, Valentina Cortese, William Lundigan, Gordon Gebert, Fay Baker, Steven Geray, Herbert Butterfield, Kei Thin Chung

Director: Robert Wise

Genres: Thriller

Keywords: Son, Tense, New York City, Escape, Suspenseful, 1940s, Love, Engaging, House


Nominated Art Direction (Black-and-White)