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The Long Wait

The Long Wait(1954)

Also Known As: Mickey Spillane's The Long Wait |

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Hitchhiker Johnny McBride is badly hurt and loses his memory when the car he is riding in crashes. Two years later, a clue leads him to his old home town, where he finds he is a murder suspect. Johnny tries to discover the truth about the murder, while pursued by gangsters and several seductive women.

Cast & Crew

Victor Saville Director
Anthony Quinn Johnny McBride
Charles Coburn Gardiner
Mary Ellen Kay [Vera West, also known as] Wendy [Miller]
Shawn Smith Carol [Shay]
Dolores Donlon Troy [Avalon]
Bruno VeSoto Packman
Jay Adler Bellboy
John Damler [Alan] Logan
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles opening: 26 May 1954
Release Date:  1954 Production Date:  EBXX; AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Parklane Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  94 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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