A BLUEPRINT FOR MURDER (1953/76 min.) When his niece dies of the same symptoms that mysteriously killed her father, no one suspects the little girl may have been poisoned. No one, that is, except her uncle, Whitney Cameron (Joseph Cotten), who believes the child's loving stepmother (Jean Peters) may also be her killer. Discovering she intends to inherit her husband's estate by eliminating both her stepchildren, Whitney proceeds with a perilous plan to prevent his greedy sister-in-law from literally getting away with murder!

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Blueprint For Murder (1953)

Mystery/Film-Noir · 1h 16m · 9/1/1953

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A BLUEPRINT FOR MURDER (1953/76 min.) When his niece dies of the same symptoms that mysteriously killed her father, no one suspects the little girl may have been poisoned. No one, that is, except her uncle, Whitney Cameron (Joseph Cotten), who believes the child's loving stepmother (Jean Peters) may also be her killer. Discovering she intends to inherit her husband's estate by eliminating both her stepchildren, Whitney proceeds with a perilous plan to prevent his greedy sister-in-law from literally getting away with murder!

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Status

Released

Country

United States

Production Company

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
Cast
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Joseph Cotten

Whitney 'Cam' Cameron
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Jean Peters

Lynn Cameron
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Gary Merrill

Fred Sargent
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Catherine McLeod

Maggie Sargent
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Jack Kruschen

Det.ective Lt. Harold Y. Cole
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Barney Phillips

Detective Capt. Pringle
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Freddy Ridgeway

Doug Cameron
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Eugene Borden

Headwaiter (uncredited)
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Herbert Butterfield

Judge at Preliminary Hearing (uncredited)
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Harry Carter

Wheeler - Lynne's Chauffeur (uncredited)
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Charles Collins

Pesticide Seller (uncredited)
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Oliver Cross

Club Member (uncredited)
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Jack Deery

Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
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Alphonso DuBois

Ship Passenger (uncredited)
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Pamela Duncan

Nurse (uncredited)
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Herbert Ellis

First Detective at Desk (uncredited)
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Art Flavin

Waiter (uncredited)
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Bess Flowers

Maggie's Friend at Club (uncredited)
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Kenneth Gibson

Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
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James Gonzalez

Joe Cunningham (uncredited)
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Raymond Gray

Waiter (uncredited)
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Ed Hinton

Ed - Detective (uncredited)
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Jonathan Hole

Dr. Stevenson (uncredited)
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Ray Hyke

Hospital Pharmacist (uncredited)
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Guy Kingsford

Detective (uncredited)
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Don Kohler

Ship's Officer (uncredited)
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Herbert Lytton

Ship's Doctor (uncredited)
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Teddy Mangean

Attendant (uncredited)
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Mae Marsh

Anna Swenson - Lynne's Housekeeper (uncredited)
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Thomas Martin

Ship's Cocktail Waiter (uncredited)
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Joyce McCluskey

Nurse Bobbie Brownell (uncredited)
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Tyler McVey

Police Lab Technician (uncredited)
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George Melford

Bailiff (uncredited)
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Harold Miller

Lynn's Lawyer (uncredited)
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Hans Moebus

Lawyer (uncredited)
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Grandon Rhodes

Probate Judge James J. Adams (uncredited)
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Walter Sande

Dist. Atty. John J. Henderson (uncredited)
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Bernard Sell

Detective (uncredited)
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Marjorie Stapp

Nurse (uncredited)
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Bert Stevens

Ship's Headwaiter (uncredited)
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Charles Tannen

Detective (uncredited)
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Aline Towne

Hospital File Clerk (uncredited)
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Julian Upton

Detective (uncredited)
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Sally Yarnell

Nurse (uncredited)
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Carleton Young

Ship's Det. Frank Connelly (uncredited)
Crew
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Andrew L. Stone

Director
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Andrew L. Stone

Writer
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Leo Tover

Cinematograpy
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William B. Murphy

Editor
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Albert Hogsett

Art
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Lyle R. Wheeler

Art
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W.D. Flick

Sound
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Harry M. Leonard

Sound
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Lionel Newman

Music
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Blueprint for Murder

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

9/11/2007

Disc Title Front Cover

American Justice: Blueprint For A Murder

(DVD)

10/30/2006

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