(TV Series)

A Face in the Night ()


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An Australian private detective approaches Hammer to find a missing author. Her only clue is 'The Face', Hammer's mysterious woman. He catches up with the The Face and finds out her story.... See more »

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Mike Hammer
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Velda (creditOnly)
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Captain Pat Chambers
Kent Williams ...
Special Prosecutor Lawrence D. Barrington
Mary Frann ...
Harriet 'Harry' Quail
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Milo's Main Torturer
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Milo's Henchman
Mimi Maynard ...
Mike's New Secretary
Phillip R. Allen ...
Mr. Milo (as Phillip Richard Allen)
Donna Denton ...
The Face
Ed Griffith ...
Kirkwood
Jeff Reese ...
Bob LeConte
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Jenny
Marlene Casamento ...
Norma
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Officer
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Frank

Produced by

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William Cairncross ... co-producer
Jeffrey Morton ... associate producer

Music by

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Ron Ramin

Cinematography by

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Bradley B. Six ... director of photography (as Bradley Six)

Film Editing by

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Michael F. Anderson

Casting By

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Gary Shaffer

Art Direction by

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Ross Bellah
Dick Lawrence

Set Decoration by

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Audrey A. Blasdel ... (as Audrey Blasdel-Goddard)
David Horowitz

Costume Design by

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Grady Hunt

Makeup Department

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Lee Crawford ... hair stylist
Jane English ... body makeup artist
Mike Moschella ... makeup artist (as Michael Moschella)
Ken Wensevic ... makeup artist
Fred Williams ... makeup artist (as Fred L. Williams)
Susan Zietlow-Maust ... hair stylist (as Susan Zeitlo-Maust)

Production Management

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Kurt Baker ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Nicholas Batchelor ... first assistant director
Paul Hornstein ... second assistant director
Joseph J. Kontra ... second assistant director (as Joseph John Kontra)

Art Department

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Marty Wunderlich ... property master

Sound Department

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John Speak ... sound mixer
Tom Ruff ... adr mixer (uncredited) / sound effects editor (uncredited)

Special Effects by

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Bill Clove ... special effects

Stunts

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Richard E. Butler ... stunt coordinator (as Dick Butler)
Bruce Paul Barbour ... stunt performer (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department

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James Kibbe ... lighting technician (uncredited)

Casting Department

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Tim Flack ... executive in charge of casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Kendall Errair ... costume supervisor: women
Darryl Martell ... costume supervisor: men

Music Department

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Earle Hagen ... composer: theme "Harlem Nocturne"

Other crew

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Paul Diamond ... story editor
Cosmo Genovese ... script supervisor
Herman Miller ... executive story consultant
Phill Norman ... title designer: Main

Production Companies

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Distributors

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  • CBS (1987) (United States) (tv)

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Plot Summary

An Australian private detective, Harry, and who knows every Australian cliché ever written, approaches Hammer to find a missing author. The only clue she has is a picture of a contact, who turns out to be is 'The Face'. Hammer finally catches up with The Face and finds out that her name is Laura. It turns out that Hammer has been fictionalised in a series of books and Laura has been observing him as part of research for the books. However, people are trying to kill her. Hammer is captured and tortured so he will tell them where Laura is hiding. Their final goal is to find and kill the witness to a murder that is the subject of the next book. Laura, Harry and Pat work together to rescue Hammer. Written by jem

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