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M (1951)

Not Rated
88 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller

In this Americanization of the 1931 German thriller, both the police and the criminal underworld stalk a mysterious killer who preys on small children.
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Writers
Norman Reilly Raine (screen play by) | Leo Katcher (screen play by) | Waldo Salt (additional dialogue by)
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Updated Mar 31, 1951

Release date
Mar 1951 (United States)

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60 cast members
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David Wayne
Martin W. Harrow Martin W. Harrow   See fewer
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Howard Da Silva
Inspector Carney Inspector Carney   See fewer
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Martin Gabel
Charlie Marshall Charlie Marshall   See fewer
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Luther Adler
Dan Langley Dan Langley   See fewer
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Steve Brodie
Police Lt. Becker Police Lt. Becker   See fewer
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Raymond Burr
Pottsy Pottsy   See fewer
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Glenn Anders
Riggert Riggert   See fewer
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Walter Burke
MacMahan MacMahan   See fewer
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John Miljan
Blind Baloon Vendor Blind Baloon Vendor   See fewer
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Roy Engel
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Janine Perreau
The Last Little Girl The Last Little Girl   See fewer
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Leonard Bremen
Lemke (as Lennie Bremen) Lemke (as Lennie Bremen)   See fewer
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Benny Burt
Jansen Jansen   See fewer
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Bernard Szold
Bradbury Bldg. Watchman Bradbury Bldg. Watchman   See fewer
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Robin Fletcher
Elsie Coster Elsie Coster   See fewer
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Karen Morley
Mrs. Coster Mrs. Coster   See fewer
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Jim Backus
The Mayor The Mayor   See fewer
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Jorja Curtright
Mrs. Stewart Mrs. Stewart   See fewer
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Frances Karath
Little Girl in Hallway Little Girl in Hallway   See fewer
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Fred Aldrich
Sam (uncredited) Sam (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Barrows
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Madge Blake
Police Station Witness (uncredited) Police Station Witness (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ewing Miles Brown
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James Dime
Man in Mob (uncredited) Man in Mob (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mike Donovan
Policeman at Bar (uncredited) Policeman at Bar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Virginia Farmer
Harrow's Landlady (uncredited) Harrow's Landlady (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Ferguson
Detective (uncredited) Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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John George
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Alvin Hammer
Father (uncredited) Father (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Hines
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John Indrisano
Man in Mob (uncredited) Man in Mob (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sherry Jackson
Little Girl (uncredited) Little Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tiny Jones
Woman in Mob (uncredited) Woman in Mob (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kenner G. Kemp
Detective (uncredited) Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Kennedy
Hood (uncredited) Hood (uncredited)   See fewer
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Donald Kerr
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Ann Kunde
Woman in Mob (uncredited) Woman in Mob (uncredited)   See fewer
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Norman Leavitt
Harry Greer - Bar Patron (uncredited) Harry Greer - Bar Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Muriel Maddox
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George Magrill
Man in Mob (uncredited) Man in Mob (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hank Mann
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William Newell
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Frank O'Connor
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Gregg Palmer
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Bob Perry
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Jack Perry
Cab Driver (uncredited) Cab Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dee Pollock
Little Boy in Hallway (uncredited) Little Boy in Hallway (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stanley Prager
Police Detective (uncredited) Police Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dewey Robinson
Man in Crowd (uncredited) Man in Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Roper
Man in Mob (uncredited) Man in Mob (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Schallert
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Lester Sharpe
Man Helping Little Girl on Skates (uncredited) Man Helping Little Girl on Skates (uncredited)   See fewer
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Brick Sullivan
Cop (uncredited) Cop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Peter Virgo
Harry Dennis, Jaywalker (uncredited) Harry Dennis, Jaywalker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Volkie
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Ray Walker
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Bill Welsh
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6.8 / 10 | 1,459 votes