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The Face of Fear (1971)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Thriller  -  8 October 1971 (USA)
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A young Iowa schoolteacher, thinking she is dying of leukemia, goes to San Francisco, where she hires a mob killer to take her life. However, she soon changes her mind, and with the help of... See full summary »

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A young Iowa schoolteacher, thinking she is dying of leukemia, goes to San Francisco, where she hires a mob killer to take her life. However, she soon changes her mind, and with the help of the local police, tries to find the killer before he fulfills his part of the bargain. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Hora Marcada Para Morrer  »

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The muzak played during the scene where Frank and Sally first enter the hotel lobby is the same theme as the CBS MOVIE OF THE WEEK theme. The composer was Morton Stevens, who also wrote the music for this film. See more »

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Good TV Thriller!
15 April 1999 | by (Orlando, Florida) – See all my reviews

"The Face Of Fear" (1971) is a terrific Made-For-TV movie/thriller with good performances by all. A great suspenseful music score by Morton Stevens - (Hawaii Five-0), especially the music he wrote for the film's conclusion.

A Quinn Martin Production In Association With The CBS Television Network (1971)


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