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Night Has a Thousand Eyes (1948)

When phony stage mentalist Triton mysteriously acquires supernatural powers of precognition, he becomes frightened and abandons his act to live of anonymity.

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Elliott Carson
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Lieut. Shawn
Richard Webb ...
Peter Vinson
Jerome Cowan ...
Whitney Courtland
Onslow Stevens ...
Dr. Walters (as Onslow Stevenson)
John Alexander ...
Mr. Gilman
Roman Bohnen ...
Melville Weston
Luis Van Rooten ...
Mr. Myers
Henry Guttman ...
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Mary Adams ...
Miss Hendricks
Douglas Spencer ...
Dr. Ramsdell
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Storyline

When heiress Jean Courtland attempts suicide, her fiancée Elliott Carson probes her relationship to John Triton. In flashback, we see how stage mentalist Triton starts having terrifying flashes of true precognition. His partner, Whitney Courtland, uses Triton's talent to make money; but Triton's inability to prevent what he foresees, causes him to break up the act and become a hermit. Years later, Triton has new visions and desperately tries to prevent tragedies in the Courtland family. Can his warnings succeed against suspicion, unbelief, and inexorable fate? Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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Never Have the Stars Looked Down on an Adventure Like This!


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22 November 1948 (Sweden)  »

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A Noite Tem Mil Olhos  »

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Trivia

Gail Russell's car, a Chrysler convertible, is shown entering her driveway, and the license plate "40 R 116" is visible. In the film SUNSET BOULEVARD, William Holden's car, a Plymouth convertible, is described by Finance Man #2 as a "1946 Plymouth convertible, California license 40 R 116" See more »

Quotes

Elliott Carson: Darling, the stars can't hurt you.
Jean Courtland: They keep watching.
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Connections

Referenced in Pieces (1982) See more »

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Nobody Knows the Trouble I Feel
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Traditional Negro spiritual
Played by Jerome Cowan on piano
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A Haunting Tale of Suspense
7 December 1999 | by (Statesboro, Georgia) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie as a 16 year old, and have only seen it once since, but I found it to be a spooky and suspenseful tale. Edward G. Robinson does his usual superb job of acting, and I liked Gail Russell in it very much.


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