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Nightmare (1956)

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A musician has a nightmare in which he killed a man. When he wakes up he finds evidence that the crime really took place and tries to find the truth with the help of his brother-in-law who ... See full summary »

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A musician has a nightmare in which he killed a man. When he wakes up he finds evidence that the crime really took place and tries to find the truth with the help of his brother-in-law who is a police officer. Written by Volker Boehm

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20 August 1956 (Sweden)  »

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Im Dunkel der Nacht  »

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According to the elevator there are only 15 floors in the hotel, but the shot of the building from outside shows more than fifteen. See more »

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Version of Suspense: Nightmare (1950) See more »

Soundtracks

The Last I Ever Saw Of My Man
Lyrics by Doris Houck
Music by Herschel Burke Gilbert
Performed by Connie Russell / Billy May Orchestra
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I'd really love to see/find this film again.
14 May 2000 | by (larwar1230@webtv.net) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie several years ago, and it scared me plenty. It used to run a lot on late night tv, but I haven't seen it in years. I'm surprised AMC doesn't pick it up with its' film noir series.


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