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The Hanged Man (1964)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  18 November 1964 (USA)
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A gunman who believes his friend has been murdered sets out to get the people who killed him and finds himself enmeshed in corrupt labor union politics.

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Harry Pace
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Arnie Seeger
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Lois Seeger
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Gaylord Grebb
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Whitey Devlin
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Celine
J. Carrol Naish ...
Uncle Picaud
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Otis Honeywell
Edgar Bergen ...
Hotel Clerk
Randy Boone ...
The Boy
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Al
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Bellboy
Scott Hale ...
TV Newsman
Stan Getz ...
Himself
Astrud Gilberto ...
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A gunman who believes his friend has been murdered sets out to get the people who killed him and finds himself enmeshed in corrupt labor union politics.

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18 November 1964 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Einbahnstraße in den Tod  »

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(as color by Pathé)

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Broadcast 18 November 1964. This was the second made-for-TV movie to air in the USA following See How They Run (1964) on NBC 7 October 1964). However, it was 'Don Siegel (I)''s second foray into filming a feature for TV, since his first, The Killers (1964) was determined to be too violent for television and instead went to theatrical distribution. See more »

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Referenced in Grindhouse (2007) See more »

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Only Trust Your Heart
written by Sammy Cahn and Benny Carter
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Excellent Film
23 February 2006 | by (Texas) – See all my reviews

This is a fine noir film, made even better by an exceptional cast, particularly Robert Culp. The writing, directing, and acting are well-done, and the Mardi Gras background is a great way to end it. Culp has always been one of my favorite actors, so I would love to see this again. It's a crying shame that films like this are not available on DVD, especially since so many lousy movies are. Any movie featuring Robert Culp is worth having.

The supporting cast is great, too...Edmond O'Brian, Vera Miles, Brenda Scott, Pat Buttram, Edger Bergen, and Randy Boone give fine performances. Don Siegel directs the feature, and he's also one of my favorite directors. It's also nice to hear the hit song, Girl From Ipanema in the soundtrack. Everything jells in this great gangster noir movie.

Someone please put this movie out on DVD!


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