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Terror at Midnight (1956)

Approved | | Crime, Drama | 27 April 1956 (USA)
Neal Rickards (Scott Brady, a young police detective is investigating a big interstate hot-car racket. His fiancée, Susan Lang (Joan Vohs) becomes a victim of circumstances involving the ... See full summary »

Director:

Franklin Adreon

Writers:

John K. Butler (screenplay), John K. Butler (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Scott Brady ... Neal 'Rick' Rickards
Joan Vohs ... Susan Lang
Frank Faylen ... Fred Hill
John Dehner ... Lew Hanlon
Virginia Gregg ... Helen Hill
Ric Roman ... Police Sgt. Brazzi
John Gallaudet ... George Flynn
Kem Dibbs Kem Dibbs ... Nick Mascotti
Percy Helton ... Speegie
Francis De Sales ... Police Lt. Conway (as Francis DeSales)
John Maxwell ... Police Capt. Allyson
Rick Vallin ... Police Officer Gaudino
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Storyline

Neal Rickards (Scott Brady, a young police detective is investigating a big interstate hot-car racket. His fiancée, Susan Lang (Joan Vohs) becomes a victim of circumstances involving the owner, who is mixed up with the racketeers, of a garage where she has had her car repaired. There are two successive killings and the evidence trail leads to Joan. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Taglines:

Violence! Guilt! Drama!

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 April 1956 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Terror See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Republic Pictures (I) See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Referenced in Maid, Thief and Guard (1958) See more »

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