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Writers:
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Release Date:
2 July 1969 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
When the love story ends, the nightmare begins. See more »
Plot:
A mentally disturbed man stalks a woman who had once aborted the child he had fathered. | Add synopsis »
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Grim thriller...underrated. See more (13 total) »

Cast

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Carol White ... Cathy Palmer
Paul Burke ... Jack Byrnes

Mala Powers ... Meg Stone
Scott Hylands ... Kenneth Daly

James Sikking ... Joe Menchell
Walter Brooke ... Jerry Wolfe
Mathilda Calnan ... Ilsa (as Matilda Calnan)
Gene Lyons ... Dr. Blanker

Dennis Patrick ... Dr. Parkington
Barry Cahill ... FBI Agent Crosley
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rachel Ames ... Dr. Parkington's Nurse (uncredited)
Edith Atwater ... Hospital Desk Nurse (uncredited)
John Dennis ... Mechanic (uncredited)
Edward Faulkner ... Cop at Dixon's Party (uncredited)
Peter Hobbs ... Cathy's Doctor (uncredited)
Harry Holcombe ... Inspector Dixon (uncredited)

Andrea King ... Brenda Frazier (uncredited)

Ron Masak ... Paul Fleming (uncredited)
Mark Robson ... (uncredited)
Jeffrey Sayre ... Cop at Dixon's Party (uncredited)

Suzanne Somers ... Sidewalk Extra (uncredited)
Claude Stroud ... Pet Owner (uncredited)
Mark Tapscott ... Man on Cable Car (uncredited)
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Directed by
Mark Robson 
 
Writing credits
Larry Cohen (story)

Larry Cohen (screenplay) &
Lorenzo Semple Jr. (screenplay)

Produced by
Mark Robson .... producer
 
Original Music by
John Williams 
 
Cinematography by
Ernest Laszlo 
 
Film Editing by
Dorothy Spencer 
 
Casting by
Harvey Clermont 
 
Art Direction by
Stan Johnson 
James W. Sullivan  (as James Sullivan)
 
Set Decoration by
Charles S. Thompson  (as Charles Thompson)
 
Costume Design by
Travilla 
 
Makeup Department
Scotty Rackin .... hair stylist
William Reynolds .... makeup supervisor
 
Production Management
Harry Caplan .... executive production manager (as Harry A. Caplan)
Emmett Emerson .... unit production manager
Jack Kirschner .... post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Fred R. Simpson .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Gene Lauritzen .... construction coordinator (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Clarence Peterson .... sound
 
Stunts
Suzanne Somers .... stunt double: Carol White
Ron Stein .... stunts (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Michael D. O'Shea .... second assistant camera (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Joseph Dimmitt .... wardrobe: men (as Joe Dimmitt)
Grace Harris .... wardrobe: women
 
Music Department
John Mick .... music editor
Dory Previn .... composer: songs
John Williams .... conductor
 
Other crew
Doris Grau .... script supervisor
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Runtime:
108 min
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Color (Technicolor)
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Sound Mix:
Mono | Mono (Westrex Recording System)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
During the title sequence, the bus that Cathy is on going from the airport to the city is Interstate 880 in Oakland, CA. This is the same freeway which would collapse during the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When the train pulls into the station the last commuter coach where Cathy Palmer is traveling is SP 3703, but in the next shot where we see Cathy exit the coach the number has changed to SP 3709.See more »
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10 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
Grim thriller...underrated., 13 October 2003
Author: EyeAskance from fabulous Las Vega$!

A surprisingly potent and strangely disregarded psycho-stalker picture marked by taut direction and capable performances, it is also benefited by its lovely San Francisco location filming. The story is uncomplicated, if somewhat derivative...girl aborts the child of her estranged lover, remarries, and becomes pregnant again. The first lover, now quite clearly a dangerously unbalanced nutcase, shows up to settle the score.

A briskly paced little nail-biter which occasionally goes a wee bit over-the-top, DADDY'S GONE A-HUNTING is ripe for a much-deserved reinvestigation.

6.5/10

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