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The Night Walker (1964)

A woman is haunted by recurring nightmares, which seem to be instigated by her late husband who supposedly was killed in a fire.

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A wealthy woman is terrorized by recurring dreams regarding her jealous, blind husband who supposedly burned to death in a recent fire. She tries to convince her attorney that the nightmares are real. Written by alfiehitchie

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Will It Dare You To Dream of Things You're Ashamed to Admit! See more »


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17 March 1965 (France)  »

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Barbara Stanwyck's final feature film. She thereafter worked exclusively in television. See more »

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Howard Trent: I wonder who my wife might be dreaming of?
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Featured in Coming Soon (1982) See more »

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It Spooked Me A Little
30 September 2001 | by (The West) – See all my reviews



It spooked me a little the first time I saw it, back in the late Seventies or early Eighties. It was mostly the wedding scene with its mannequins, I think. I used to have a kind of phobia about mannequins, large dolls, ventriloquist dummies, and things like that. Plus marriage is pretty frightening. I used to have nightmares about being forced to get married. And the reanimated but horribly burn-scarred blank-eyed blind guy, with his cane tap, tap, tapping as he drew closer was pretty creepy. Perhaps subliminal fears of blindness and disfigurement were at work here. It's not a great movie by any means, but it's one of the few things I ever saw on TV that actually creeped me out a little, probably because it managed to hit some of my psychological buttons.


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