No Place to Hide is a 1956 American crime film directed by Joseph H. Lewis and starring Edmond O'Brien, Kim Novak, and Bruce Bennett. The film is about a man who is framed for murder and must go on the run to clear his name. The film begins with a man named John Forbes (O'Brien) being released from prison after serving time for a crime he didn't commit. He returns home to his wife, Mary (Novak), and their young son, but he is soon confronted by a group of men who accuse him of murdering their boss. Forbes denies the accusation, but he is forced to go on the run when the men try to kill him. Forbes travels to Los Angeles, where he meets a private detective named Steve Ramsey (Bennett). Ramsey agrees to help Forbes clear his name, but the investigation leads them into a web of corruption and murder. As the two men get closer to the truth, they find themselves in grave danger. No Place to Hide is a suspenseful and thrilling film that keeps the viewer guessing until the very end. The film is well-acted, with strong performances from O'Brien, Novak, and Bennett. The direction is also excellent, with Lewis creating some memorable suspense sequences. No Place to Hide is a classic crime film that is sure to please fans of the genre.

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No Place to Hide (1970)

Drama/Crime/Suspense/Thriller · 1h 10m

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No Place to Hide is a 1956 American crime film directed by Joseph H. Lewis and starring Edmond O'Brien, Kim Novak, and Bruce Bennett. The film is about a man who is framed for murder and must go on the run to clear his name. The film begins with a man named John Forbes (O'Brien) being released from prison after serving time for a crime he didn't commit. He returns home to his wife, Mary (Novak), and their young son, but he is soon confronted by a group of men who accuse him of murdering their boss. Forbes denies the accusation, but he is forced to go on the run when the men try to kill him. Forbes travels to Los Angeles, where he meets a private detective named Steve Ramsey (Bennett). Ramsey agrees to help Forbes clear his name, but the investigation leads them into a web of corruption and murder. As the two men get closer to the truth, they find themselves in grave danger. No Place to Hide is a suspenseful and thrilling film that keeps the viewer guessing until the very end. The film is well-acted, with strong performances from O'Brien, Novak, and Bennett. The direction is also excellent, with Lewis creating some memorable suspense sequences. No Place to Hide is a classic crime film that is sure to please fans of the genre.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Company

Galaxy Films
Cast
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Sylvester Stallone

Jerry Savage
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Tony Page

Tommy Trafler
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Rebecca Grimes

Laurie Fisher
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Vickie Lancaster

Estelle Ferguson
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Dennis Tate

Ray Brown
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Barbara Lee Govan

Marlena St. James
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Roy White

William Decker
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Henry G. Sanders

James Henderson
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Jed Mills

Chuck Bradley
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David Orange

Richard Scott
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Joe Kottler

Warehouse Attendant
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Linda Adana

Dance Teacher
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Laura Giammarco

Dance Student
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Lillian Baley

Dance Student
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Susan Glassman

Dance Student
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Susie Mann

Dance Student (as Susan Mann)
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Rusty Cole

Laurie's Housemate
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Lenny Grodin

Laurie's Housemate
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Michael Mullins

Laurie's Housemate
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Annell Cook

Laurie's Housemate
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Joseph Dick

Laurie's Housemate
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A. Ann Weatherston

Housemate
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Hattie Crystal

Waitress
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Carrotte

Customer
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Marlene Willoughby

Customer
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Rudolph Willrich

Policeman
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George Sheridan

FBI Agent
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John Hamilton

FBI Agent
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Arnold Gilbert

FBI Agent
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Don Shrader

FBI Agent
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Garret Tinsman

FBI Agent
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James Johnston

FBI Agent
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Toni Serritello

FBI agent / Voice-Overs
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Lou Ferguson

Airport Passenger
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Horace Baley

Airport Passenger
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Kent Vander Linde

Radio Newscaster
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James Freeman

Radio Newscaster
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Florence Warren

Decker's Secretary
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Scott Dowd

Office Worker
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John Hazelwood

Voice-Overs (voice)
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Elizabeth Turner

Voice-Overs (voice)
Crew
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Robert Allen Schnitzer

Director
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Larry Beinhart

Writer
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Louis Pastore

Writer
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