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Johnny Dark (1954)

Automobile engineer, Johnny Dark, designs a radical new car. When the owner refuses to sponsor the car in a Canada to Mexico Sports-car race, Johnny, with the aid of the owner's ... See full summary »

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George Sherman

Writer:

Franklin Coen
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Tony Curtis ... Johnny Dark
Piper Laurie ... Liz Fielding
Don Taylor ... Duke Benson
Paul Kelly ... William H. 'Scotty' Scott
Ilka Chase ... Abbie Binns
Sidney Blackmer ... James Fielding
Ruth Hampton ... Miss Border to Border
Russell Johnson ... Emory
Joe Sawyer ... Carl Svenson (as Joseph Sawyer)
Robert Nichols Robert Nichols ... Smitty
Pierre Watkin ... Ed J. Winston
Scatman Crothers ... Himself
Ralph Montgomery Ralph Montgomery ... Morgan
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Automobile engineer, Johnny Dark, designs a radical new car. When the owner refuses to sponsor the car in a Canada to Mexico Sports-car race, Johnny, with the aid of the owner's granddaughter, steals the car and runs the race against the favored driver, his ex-buddy. Written by David Neylon <dneylon@buffnet.net>

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A story of fast cars...reckless women...and sudden danger...and a guy who loved all three!

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Action | Comedy | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 June 1954 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Männer, Mädchen und Motoren See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.00 : 1
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racing enthusiast must see
13 January 1999 | by smoothie-4See all my reviews

if you are into car racing films,johnny dark gives you plenty of high speed action of two man racers flying throughout the open roads of 1950s america.i just wish someone would release it to homevideo.


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