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Lightning Strikes Twice (1951)

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91 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

Sent to a dude ranch in the west to recover her health, a New York actress falls in love with a ranch owner recently acquitted of the murder of his wife.
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Director
Writers
Lenore J. Coffee (screenplay) (as Lenore Coffee) | Margaret Echard (novel "A Man Without Friends")
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Sidney Hickox (as Sid Hickox)
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$1,108,000
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Release date
Apr 12, 1951 (United States)

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34 cast members
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Ruth Roman
Shelley Carnes Shelley Carnes   See fewer
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Richard Todd
Richard Trevelyan Richard Trevelyan   See fewer
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Mercedes McCambridge
Liza McStringer Liza McStringer   See fewer
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Zachary Scott
Harvey Fortescue Turner Harvey Fortescue Turner   See fewer
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Frank Conroy
J.D. Nolan J.D. Nolan   See fewer
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Kathryn Givney
Myra Nolan Myra Nolan   See fewer
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Rhys Williams
Father Paul Father Paul   See fewer
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Marjorie Bennett
Drug Store Customer (uncredited) Drug Store Customer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Byrd
Jack Ross, Hair Tonic Salesman on Bus (uncredited) Jack Ross, Hair Tonic Salesman on Bus (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Cady
Gas Station Man (uncredited) Gas Station Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Irene Calvillo
Raquel (uncredited) Raquel (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leo Cleary
Editor (uncredited) Editor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eileen Coghlan
Gossip (uncredited) Gossip (uncredited)   See fewer
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Byron Foulger
Hummel, Hotel Clerk (uncredited) Hummel, Hotel Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joaquin Garay
Johnny Lopez (uncredited) Johnny Lopez (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sumner Getchell
Rancher (uncredited) Rancher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ned Glass
Tom - a Rancher (uncredited) Tom - a Rancher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Gordon
Prison Guard (uncredited) Prison Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward Hearn
Hank (uncredited) Hank (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marya Marco
Josepha (uncredited) Josepha (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harold Miller
Guest at Cookout (uncredited) Guest at Cookout (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Mills
Lunch Counter Patron (uncredited) Lunch Counter Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Mower
Lunch Counter Patron (uncredited) Lunch Counter Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gordon Nelson
Warden (uncredited) Warden (uncredited)   See fewer
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Franklin Parker
Guard (uncredited) Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nina Parry
Conchita (uncredited) Conchita (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Perry
Sidewalk Passerby (uncredited) Sidewalk Passerby (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Pickard
Policeman at Accident (uncredited) Policeman at Accident (uncredited)   See fewer
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Henry Sharp
Justice of the Peace (uncredited) Justice of the Peace (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bill Walker
The Nolans' Butler (uncredited) The Nolans' Butler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Wilson
Bus Passenger (uncredited) Bus Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Helen Winston
Gossip (uncredited) Gossip (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.6 / 10 | 622 votes