Cry Terror! is a 1958 American crime film directed by Andrew L. Stone and starring Glenn Ford, Vera Miles, and Leslie Nielsen. The film is about a man who is framed for murder and must find the real killer before he is executed. The film begins with a man named John Davis (Glenn Ford) being arrested for the murder of a wealthy businessman. Davis claims he is innocent, but the evidence against him is overwhelming. He is sentenced to death and sent to prison. While in prison, Davis meets a man named Frank Wilson (Leslie Nielsen). Wilson is a former police officer who was framed for murder and sentenced to life in prison. Wilson tells Davis that he knows who the real killer is, but he needs Davis' help to prove it. Davis and Wilson escape from prison and go on the run. They must find the real killer before Davis is executed, but they are also being pursued by the police. The film ends with a thrilling climax in which Davis and Wilson finally confront the killer.

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Cry Terror! (1958)

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Cry Terror! is a 1958 American crime film directed by Andrew L. Stone and starring Glenn Ford, Vera Miles, and Leslie Nielsen. The film is about a man who is framed for murder and must find the real killer before he is executed. The film begins with a man named John Davis (Glenn Ford) being arrested for the murder of a wealthy businessman. Davis claims he is innocent, but the evidence against him is overwhelming. He is sentenced to death and sent to prison. While in prison, Davis meets a man named Frank Wilson (Leslie Nielsen). Wilson is a former police officer who was framed for murder and sentenced to life in prison. Wilson tells Davis that he knows who the real killer is, but he needs Davis' help to prove it. Davis and Wilson escape from prison and go on the run. They must find the real killer before Davis is executed, but they are also being pursued by the police. The film ends with a thrilling climax in which Davis and Wilson finally confront the killer.

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Cast
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James Mason

Jim Molner
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Inger Stevens

Mrs. Joan Molner
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Rod Steiger

Paul Hoplin
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Neville Brand

Steve
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Angie Dickinson

Eileen Kelly
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Kenneth Tobey

Agent Frank Cole
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Jack Klugman

Vince, a thug
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Jack Kruschen

F.B.I. Agent Charles Pope
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Carleton Young

Roger Adams
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Barney Phillips

Dan Pringle
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Harlan Warde

Bert, Operative
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Ed Hinton

Operative
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Chet Huntley

Himself
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Roy Neal

Himself
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Jonathan Hole

Airline Executive
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William Schallert

Henderson, Bank Representative
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Portland Mason

Patty's Friend on Schoolbus
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Mae Marsh

Woman in Elevator (replaced by Marjorie Bennett) (scenes deleted)
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Terry Ann Ross

Patty Molner
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Stanley Andrews

Older Executive (uncredited)
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Rodney Bell

Police Chemist (uncredited)
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Marjorie Bennett

Woman in Elevator (uncredited)
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David Cross

Adams' Aide (uncredited)
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John Damler

F.B.I. Agent (uncredited)
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Gil Frye

Man in Bert's Office (uncredited)
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Sam Harris

F.B.I. Agent (uncredited)
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Kenner G. Kemp

F.B.I. Man at Airport (uncredited)
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Guy Kingsford

Bank Officer (uncredited)
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Karen Norris

Adams' Secretary (uncredited)
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Bert Stevens

F.B.I. Man (uncredited)
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Brick Sullivan

Policeman (uncredited)
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Arthur Tovey

Man on Couch at Airline Executive Meeting (uncredited)
Crew
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Andrew L. Stone

Director
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Andrew L. Stone

Writer
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Cry Terror!

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

8/16/2011

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