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While the City Sleeps (1956)

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100 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

A serial killer has been killing beautiful women in New York, and the new owner of a media company offers a high ranking job to the 1st administrator who can get the earliest scoops on the case.
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Director
Writers
Casey Robinson (screenplay) | Charles Einstein (novel "The Bloody Spur")
Producer
Bert E. Friedlob (as Bert Friedlob)
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Updated Apr 30, 1956

Release date
May 30, 1956 (United States)

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35 cast members
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Dana Andrews
Edward Mobley Edward Mobley   See fewer
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Rhonda Fleming
Dorothy Kyne Dorothy Kyne   See fewer
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George Sanders
Mark Loving Mark Loving   See fewer
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Howard Duff
Lt. Burt Kaufman Lt. Burt Kaufman   See fewer
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Thomas Mitchell
Jon Day Griffith Jon Day Griffith   See fewer
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Vincent Price
Walter Kyne Walter Kyne   See fewer
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Sally Forrest
Nancy Liggett Nancy Liggett   See fewer
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John Drew Barrymore
Robert Manners (as John Barrymore Jr.) Robert Manners (as John Barrymore Jr.)   See fewer
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James Craig
'Honest' Harry Kritzer 'Honest' Harry Kritzer   See fewer
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Ida Lupino
Mildred Donner Mildred Donner   See fewer
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Robert Warwick
Amos Kyne Amos Kyne   See fewer
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Mae Marsh
Mrs. Manners Mrs. Manners   See fewer
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Ralph Peters
Gerald Meade Gerald Meade   See fewer
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Sandra White
Judith Felton (as Sandy White) Judith Felton (as Sandy White)   See fewer
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Larry J. Blake
Tim - Police Desk Sergeant (as Larry Blake) Tim - Police Desk Sergeant (as Larry Blake)   See fewer
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Celia Lovsky
Miss Dodd Miss Dodd   See fewer
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Ed Hinton
Mike O'Leary (as Edward Hinton) Mike O'Leary (as Edward Hinton)   See fewer
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Pitt Herbert
Carlo - Bartender at the Dell Carlo - Bartender at the Dell   See fewer
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Vladimir Sokoloff
George 'Pop' Pilski George 'Pop' Pilski   See fewer
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David Andrews
Bar Pianist (uncredited) Bar Pianist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Brooks
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leonard Carey
Steven - Walter's Butler (uncredited) Steven - Walter's Butler (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Damler
Police Detective (uncredited) Police Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sayre Dearing
Photographer (uncredited) Photographer (uncredited)   See fewer
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George DeNormand
Police Squad Car Driver (uncredited) Police Squad Car Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Devlin
Newspaper Teletype Operator (uncredited) Newspaper Teletype Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mike Lally
Bartender in Biscayne's Cocktail Bar (uncredited) Bartender in Biscayne's Cocktail Bar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Andrew Lupino
Jim Leary (uncredited) Jim Leary (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Manza
Newsroom Man (uncredited) Newsroom Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mickey Martin
Bellhop (uncredited) Bellhop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joey Ray
Newspaper Worker (uncredited) Newspaper Worker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cosmo Sardo
Headwaiter (uncredited) Headwaiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Sherlock
Detective (uncredited) Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Stevens
Newsman (uncredited) Newsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Carleton Young
Police Interrogator (uncredited) Police Interrogator (uncredited)   See fewer
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7 / 10 | 4,417 votes