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House by the River

House by the River(1950)

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Brief Synopsis

A deranged writer murders a maid after she resists his advances. The writer engages his brother's help in hiding the body, and then watches as the brother becomes the prime suspect.

Cast & Crew

Fritz Lang Director
Louis Hayward Stephen Byrne
Jane Wyatt Marjorie Byrne
Lee Bowman John Byrne
Dorothy Patrick Emily Gaunt
Ann Shoemaker Mrs. Ambrose
Jody Gilbert Flora Bantam
Peter Brocco Coroner
Howland Chamberlin District Attorney
Margaret Seddon Mrs. Whittaker
Sarah Padden Mrs. Beach
Kathleen Freeman Effie Ferguson
Will Wright Inspector Sarten
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1950 Production Date:  UCLA
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Republic Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Fidelity Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  88 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  7,930    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • "Emily..."

    Annabelle 2009-07-26

    is one of the creepiest lines I have heard from a movie. That single name, uttered snidely in the dark by Louis Hayward will make your skin crawl.I've... MORE>

  • The House By the River (1950)

    Jay 2009-06-25

    Fritz Lang's stylish direction keeps this film moving along. Good production - excellent art direction and costumes, fine cinematography. The acting... MORE>