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The Beat Generation

The Beat Generation(1959)

Also Known As: The Beat and Naked Generation | This Rebel Age |

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Brief Synopsis

A group of beatniks unwittingly harbor a serial rapist.

Cast & Crew

Charles Haas Director
Steve Cochran Dave Cullorah
Mamie Van Doren Georgia Altera
Ray Danton Stan Hess [also known as Arthur Garrett]
Fay Spain Francee Cullorah
Maggie Hayes Joyce Greenfield
Jackie Coogan Jake Baron
Jim Mitchum Art Jester
Cathy Crosby The singer
Ray Anthony Harry Altera
Dick Contino The Singing Beatnik
Irish McCalla Marie Baron
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1959 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
EBX; UCLA has 35mm print (5 of 5) R-A3-74-3, M28183.; AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp., Albert Zugsmith Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  93 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,410    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • Mamie at her stereotypical best

    Joan Habbegger 2013-06-21

    A good reflection of the period's mores concerning rape and abortion and police interrogation of victims. MORE>

  • The Beat Generation (1959)

    Celia Trimboli 2010-11-05

    OK crime drama about police detectives searching for a serial rapist lurking amongst beatniks. Saw it on TV decades ago. Please release on DVD very soon. MORE>