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Run for the Hills (1953)

Approved | | Comedy | June 1953 (USA)
Fearing nuclear war, an insurance man (Sonny Tufts) moves to a cave with his wife (Barbara Payton) and family.

Director:

Lew Landers

Writers:

Leonard Neubauer (based on original story by), Marion Parsonnet (screenplay) (as Richard Stroup)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sonny Tufts ... Charlie Johnson
Barbara Payton ... Jane Johnson
John Harmon ... Jed Taylor
Mauritz Hugo ... Mr. Hudson
Vici Raaf ... Mrs. Cornish (as Vicci Raaf)
Jack Wrightson Jack Wrightson ... George
Paul Maxey Paul Maxey ... Sheriff
Harry Lewis ... Mr. Carewe
John Hamilton ... Mr. Harvester
Byron Foulger ... Mr. Simpson
Sid Slate Sid Slate ... Wagstaff
Charles Victor Charles Victor ... Craig
William Fawcett ... Orin Hadley (as Bill Fawcett)
Dee Ann Johnston Dee Ann Johnston ... Malinda (as Deeann Johnson)
George Sanders George Sanders ... Television Commentator
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Fearing nuclear war, an insurance man (Sonny Tufts) moves to a cave with his wife (Barbara Payton) and family.

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Run For A Cave! ...and be sure you take a beautiful doll... See more »

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

June 1953 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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