Suspense (1949–1954)
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Man in the House 

Emily has moved back home to care for her battle-ax old mother and it has placed her marriage in jeopardy. Arriving home from work, she finds an escapee from a mental hospital with the old ... See full summary »

Director:

Robert Stevens

Writers:

Joseph Liss (adapted by), Leslie Edgley (radio play) (as Leslie Edgeley)
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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Alan Baxter ... The Intruder
Kim Hunter ... Emily
Ruth McDevitt ... Mrs. Barret
Boyd Crawford Boyd Crawford ... Ted
Lores Lambert Lores Lambert ... Teen in Library
Rex Marshall ... Himself - Announcer
Joan Lawrence Joan Lawrence ... Teen in Library
Jay Eastman Jay Eastman ... Teen in Library
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Storyline

Emily has moved back home to care for her battle-ax old mother and it has placed her marriage in jeopardy. Arriving home from work, she finds an escapee from a mental hospital with the old bitty tied up and gagged; she was so irritating he couldn't stand her talking anymore. While he hides at their house for a few days, Emily is supposed go to work as usual, but not utter a word of his presence to anyone or it will be curtains for the old lady. Written by Jay Phelps <jaynashvil@aol.com>

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Certificate:

Not Rated
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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 November 1949 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Production Co:

CBS Television Network See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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"Man in the House" was previously performed on the Suspense radio program August 2, 1945. See more »

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