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The Long Night (1947)

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101 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

Police surround the apartment of apparent murderer Joe Adams, who refuses to surrender although escape appears impossible. During the siege, Joe reflects on the circumstances that led him to this situation.
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Writers
John Wexley (screen play by) | Jacques Viot (based on a story by)
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Eugène Lourié (as Eugene Lourie)
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Gross (US & Canada)
$1,000,000
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Release date
May 28, 1947 (United States)

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36 cast members
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Henry Fonda
Joe Adams Joe Adams   See fewer
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Vincent Price
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Ann Dvorak
Charlene Charlene   See fewer
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Howard Freeman
Sheriff Ned Meade Sheriff Ned Meade   See fewer
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Moroni Olsen
Chief of Police Bob McManus Chief of Police Bob McManus   See fewer
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Elisha Cook Jr.
Frank Dunlap Frank Dunlap   See fewer
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Queenie Smith
Mrs. Tully Mrs. Tully   See fewer
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David Clarke
Bill Pulanski Bill Pulanski   See fewer
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Charles McGraw
Stevens - Policeman Stevens - Policeman   See fewer
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Melinda Byron
Peggy (as Patty King) Peggy (as Patty King)   See fewer
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Davis Roberts
Freddie (as Robert A. Davis) Freddie (as Robert A. Davis)   See fewer
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Fred Aldrich
Ticket Taker (uncredited) Ticket Taker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Murray Alper
Mac - Bartender (uncredited) Mac - Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bobby Barber
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Gladys Blake
Millie - Saloon Waitress (uncredited) Millie - Saloon Waitress (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ellen Corby
Lady in Crowd (uncredited) Lady in Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Dime
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Edmunds
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Charles Ferguson
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Pat Flaherty
Police Sergeant (uncredited) Police Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Byron Foulger
Man with Bike (uncredited) Man with Bike (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Gordon
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Jack Gordon
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Gordon
Old Lady in Crowd (uncredited) Old Lady in Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Lomas
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ida Moore
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Jack Overman
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Garry Owen
Library Lecturer (uncredited) Library Lecturer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Reeves
Cop (uncredited) Cop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Rich
First Cop at Murder Scene (uncredited) First Cop at Murder Scene (uncredited)   See fewer
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Suzanne Ridgway
Hat Check Girl (uncredited) Hat Check Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ray Teal
Mr. Hudson (uncredited) Mr. Hudson (uncredited)   See fewer
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Max Wagner
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Dick Wessel
State Policeman (uncredited) State Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Will Wright
Mr. Tully - the Janitor (uncredited) Mr. Tully - the Janitor (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.7 / 10 | 1,282 votes