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Ardel Wray (screenplay)
Edward Dein (additional dialogue)
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Release Date:
25 June 1943 (USA) See more »
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  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Dennis O'Keefe ... Jerry Manning

Margo ... Clo-Clo

Jean Brooks ... Kiki Walker

Isabel Jewell ... Maria - Fortune Teller

James Bell ... Dr. Galbraith
Margaret Landry ... Teresa Delgado

Abner Biberman ... Charlie How-Come

Tuulikki Paananen ... Consuelo Contreras (as Tula Parma)

Ben Bard ... Roblos - the Police Chief
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ed Agresti ... Mexican Police Officer (uncredited)

Robert Andersen ... Dwight Brunton (uncredited)
Lulu Mae Bohrman ... Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Jack Chefe ... Nightclub Waiter (uncredited)
David Cota ... Boy Singer (uncredited)
Sidney D'Albrook ... Waiter Serving Helene and Dwight (uncredited)
Rosita Delva ... Young Lover (uncredited)

Jacqueline deWit ... Helene (uncredited)

John Dilson ... Coroner (uncredited)
Joe Dominguez ... Police Officer (uncredited)
Dynamite ... The Leopard (uncredited)
John Eberts ... Nightclub Waiter (uncredited)

Fely Franquelli ... Rosita (uncredited)
Elias Gamboa ... Señor Delgado (uncredited)

Dick Gordon ... Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
William Halligan ... Brunton - the Rich Man (uncredited)

Ariel Heath ... Eloise (uncredited)
Rose Higgins ... Indian Weaver (uncredited)
Shep Houghton ... Nightclub Patron (uncredited)

Brandon Hurst ... Cemetery Gatekeeper (uncredited)

Colin Kenny ... Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Kate Drain Lawson ... Señora Delgado (uncredited)
Dora Leyva ... Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Jacques Lory ... Philippe (uncredited)
Charles Lung ... Manuel - the Grocer (uncredited)

Mary MacLaren ... Nun (uncredited)

Richard Martin ... Raoul Belmonte (uncredited)

Belle Mitchell ... Señora Calderon (uncredited)

Ottola Nesmith ... Señora Contreras (uncredited)

William H. O'Brien ... Bartender (uncredited)
Bob O'Connor ... Mexican Police Officer (uncredited)
Tom Orosco ... Window Cleaner (uncredited)
Juan Ortiz ... Plainclothesman (uncredited)
Manuel París ... Man Blowing Smoke (uncredited)
Rene Pedrini ... Frightened Waiter (uncredited)
John Piffle ... Flower Vendor (uncredited)
Jose Portugal ... Young Lover (uncredited)

Fred Rapport ... Maitre 'd (uncredited)
Paul Ravel ... Man at Ceremony (uncredited)
Betty Roadman ... Clo-Clo's Mother (uncredited)
George Sherwood ... Police Lieutenant (uncredited)
Bobby Spindola ... Pedro Delgado (uncredited)
Marguerita Sylva ... Marta (uncredited)
John Tettener ... Minister (uncredited)
Rosa Rita Varella ... Clo-Clo's Sister (uncredited)

Russell Wade ... Man in Black Car/Man Outside Graveyard (uncredited)

Directed by
Jacques Tourneur 
Writing credits
Ardel Wray (screenplay)

Edward Dein (additional dialogue)

Cornell Woolrich (novel "Black Alibi")

Produced by
Val Lewton .... producer
Original Music by
Roy Webb 
Cinematography by
Robert De Grasse (director of photography) (as Robert de Grasse)
Film Editing by
Mark Robson 
Art Direction by
Albert S. D'Agostino 
Walter E. Keller 
Set Decoration by
A. Roland Fields (set decorations) (as Al Fields)
Darrell Silvera 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
William Dorfman .... assistant director
Sound Department
John C. Grubb .... recordist (as J.C. Grubb)
Terry Kellum .... sound (uncredited)
James G. Stewart .... sound (uncredited)
Music Department
C. Bakaleinikoff .... musical director
Other crew
Mel Koontz .... animal trainer (uncredited)
Lou L. Ostrow .... supervisor (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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Additional Details

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66 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound System)
UK:A (original rating) | USA:Approved (PCA #9179) | USA:TV-PG (TV rating)

Did You Know?

Breaking from their formula of having film historian Gregory Menk do commentary on the dvd releases of Lewtons films, Exorcist director William Friedkin does the commentary on the 2005 dvd releaseSee more »
Continuity: At the nightclub, Kiki is seated at a table with Jerry and Galbraith. As she asks Galbraith why he gave up teaching, a slim dark haired woman wearing a matching suit and hat walks past their table. The shot cuts to Galbraith saying 'Various reasons,' the woman can be seen behind him, already seated at a nearby table, just over his shoulder on the far left of the screen.See more »
[first lines]
Kiki Walker:It may sound like music to her. I can do better with my teeth in a cold shower.
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Movie Connections:
Las MañanitasSee more »


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