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The Midnight Man (1974)

 -  Mystery  -  14 June 1974 (USA)
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An ex-con, once a cop, now working as security in a college, decides to investigate the murder of one of the students, a daughter of a senator.

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Cast

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Jim Slade
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Linda Thorpe
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Quartz
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Clayborne
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Casey
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Dr. Prichette
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Judy
Lawrence Dobkin ...
Mason
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Leroy
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Cash
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Ewing
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Natalie
Bill Lancaster ...
King (as William Lancaster)
Quinn K. Redeker ...
Swanson
Richard Winterstein ...
Virgil
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An ex-con, once a cop, now working as security in a college, decides to investigate the murder of one of the students, a daughter of a senator.

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The Ex-con. The Hippie. The Senator. The Pervert. The Lesbian. The Professor. The Sheriff. The Sadist. One of them is a murderer. All of them make the most fascinating murder mystery in years.

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Mystery

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14 June 1974 (USA)  »

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Der Mitternachtsmann  »

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nothing is what it seems
3 September 2011 | by (Scotland) – See all my reviews

Burt Lancaster plays a down on his luck security guard recently released for the murder of his wife, he becomes employed in a local South Carolina College,he becomes embroiled in a strange murder mystery, where nothing is what it seems until all is typically revealed at the climax. 'The Midnight Man' Co-stars Susan Clark and the future Daisy Duke, Catherine Bach, in her first screen appearance, and character actor Ed Lauter. 'The Midnight Man' is unfortunately obscure to most classic film buffs, it is available on imported DVD which it's transfer is an oddity but watchable. In this age of HD/Widescreen, it's hard to believe that Universal have let this one go! the transfer is 'open matte' which reveals microphones, lights and camera tracks!


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