Night Watch (1973)

PG  |   |  Horror, Mystery, Thriller  |  10 August 1973 (USA)
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Ellen Wheeler, a rich widow, is recovering from a nervous breakdown. One day, while staring out the window, she witnesses a murder. But does anybody believe her?



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Cast overview:
Ellen Wheeler
John Wheeler
Sarah Cooke
Robert Lang ...
Tony Britton ...
Bill Dean ...
Inspector Walker
Michael Danvers-Walker ...
Sergeant Norris
Rosario Serrano ...
Pauline Jameson ...
Linda Hayden ...
Girl in Car
Kevin Colson ...
Laon Maybanke ...
David Jackson ...


Ellen Wheeler, a rich widow, is recovering from a nervous breakdown. One day, while staring out the window, she witnesses a murder. But does anybody believe her? Written by Humberto Amador

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You'll be seeing this nightmare every night for the rest of your life. See more »


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10 August 1973 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Noite dos Mil Olhos  »

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Linda Hayden has said in interviews that production was delayed because of health problems of major cast members. See more »


Inspector Walker: When did you plant these trees, Mr. Appleby?
Appleby: Odd question. Last night. Best time to plant is after a rainstorm. The leaves are cool, soil is saturated, the enzymes are active. I planted them just after you left.
Inspector Walker: You knew we were here?
Appleby: Oh, yes. I wondered what was going on. Do you know anything about trees, Inspector?
Inspector Walker: No, as a matter of fact I don't.
Appleby: These are the Burham Abdumai. Graph hybrid. Produces the colors of two species. Extraordinary.
Inspector Walker: Do you often stay up all night, Mr. Appleby?
Appleby: Yes. ...
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excellent final scene
21 March 2006 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I was 13 when this movie was made and living in Australia it was probably about 2 years after its release that we got to see it. SO I was about 15 or 16 and had seen plenty of thriller movies before this one. I loved it so much I went back and saw it another 3 times. Seeing Liz Taylor in a completely vicious role at the end of the movie did it for me. Clever plot, good acting, very graphic in the double murder scene and haunting images throughout the movie.I just found it available on Amazon and bought it for "old time sake". I'm now 46. Will be interesting to see if it has stood the test of time as far as thrill factor goes. I'm just so glad I found it after all these years. Let you know after I have re- watched it.

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