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Cape Fear (1962)

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106 min | Drama, Thriller

A lawyer's family is stalked by a man he once helped put in jail.
Writers
John D. MacDonald (novel "The Executioners") | James R. Webb (screenplay)
Producer
Cinematographer
Sam Leavitt (as Samuel Leavitt)
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Release date
Apr 12, 1962 (United States)

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47 cast members
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Gregory Peck
Sam Bowden Sam Bowden   See fewer
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Robert Mitchum
Max Cady Max Cady   See fewer
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Polly Bergen
Peggy Bowden Peggy Bowden   See fewer
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Lori Martin
Nancy Bowden Nancy Bowden   See fewer
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Martin Balsam
Police Chief Mark Dutton Police Chief Mark Dutton   See fewer
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Jack Kruschen
Attorney Dave Grafton Attorney Dave Grafton   See fewer
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Telly Savalas
Private Detective Charles Sievers Private Detective Charles Sievers   See fewer
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Barrie Chase
Diane Taylor Diane Taylor   See fewer
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Paul Comi
Garner Garner   See fewer
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John McKee
Officer Marconi Officer Marconi   See fewer
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Page Slattery
Deputy Kersek Deputy Kersek   See fewer
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Ward Ramsey
Officer Brown Officer Brown   See fewer
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Will Wright
Dr. Pearsall Dr. Pearsall   See fewer
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Joan Staley
Waitress Waitress   See fewer
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Norma Yost
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Mack Williams
Dr. Lowney Dr. Lowney   See fewer
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Tom Newman
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Alan Reynolds
Vernon Vernon   See fewer
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Bunny Rhea
Pianist Pianist   See fewer
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Cindy Carol
Betty (as Carol Sydes) Betty (as Carol Sydes)   See fewer
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Alan Wells
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Allan Ray
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Paul Levitt
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Don Anderson
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Eddie Baker
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Ralph Brooks
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Bill Clark
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Jack Elkins
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James Gonzalez
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Herman Hack
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Chuck Hamilton
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George Holmes
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Marion Landers
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Josephine Smith
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Ratings Breakdown

7.7 / 10 | 24,402 votes