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Night of Terror (1972)

A hired killer hunts down a schoolteacher to get something she has. She doesn't know what it is, but he's already killed twice to get it.

Director:

Jeannot Szwarc

Writer:

Cliff Gould
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Martin Balsam ... Capt. Caleb Sark
Catherine Burns ... Celeste Davillo
Chuck Connors ... Brian DiPaulo
Donna Mills ... Linda Daniel
Agnes Moorehead ... Bronsky
Vic Vallaro Vic Vallaro ... Washington
John Karlen ... Pete Manning
Peter Hooten ... Chris Arden
David Spielberg ... Dr. Widdicomb
William Gray Espy William Gray Espy ... Dr. Kennard
Mary Grace Canfield ... Chairlady
Bart La Rue Bart La Rue ... Telephone man
John Martino ... Steve Martin
Leon Williams Leon Williams ... Intern
Eddie Egan ... Lt. Costin
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A hired killer hunts down a schoolteacher to get something she has. She doesn't know what it is, but he's already killed twice to get it.

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Thriller

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 October 1972 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Nacht des Schreckens See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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11 September 2005 | by bigk358See all my reviews

Good movie from the early 70's..An ABC "movie of the week". I watched this in reruns several times. A good Donna MIlls flick. Without spoiling the story, Donna Mills plays a school teacher who;s friend and roommate has something that a drug dealer wants.Donna Mills and her roommate get in a car crash, the friend gets killed and Donna Mills character is rendered a paraplegic who is stalked by this killer (Chuck Conners)..The rest of the movie is a cat-and-mouse series of sequences whereas Donna Mills is staying in this police officers large home alone, when this killer finds her and chases her around the house until the cavalry finally arrives....A good movie for its time.


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