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Shock(1946)

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Brief Synopsis

Dr. Cross (Vincent Price), a psychiatrist, is treating a young woman, Janet Stewart (Anabel Shaw), who is in a coma-state, brought on when she heard loud arguing, went to her window and saw a man strike his wife with a candlestick and kill her. As she comes out of her shock, she recognizes Dr. Cross as the killer. He takes her to his sanitarium and urged by his nurse/lover, Elaine Jordan (Lynn Bari), gives Janet an overdose of insulin. But he can't bring himself to murder her in cold blood and asks Elaine to get the medicine to save her. She refuses, they argue, and he strangles her. He saves Janet's life, but now faces two murder charges.

Cast & Crew

Alfred Werker Director
Vincent Price Dr. Richard Cross
Lynn Bari Elaine Jordan
Frank Latimore Lt. Paul Stewart
Anabel Shaw Janet Stewart
Michael Dunne Dr. Stevens
Reed Hadley O'Neil
Renee Carson Mrs. Hatfield
Charles Trowbridge Dr. Franklyn Harvey
John Davidson Mr. Edwards
Selmer Jackson Dr. Blair
Pierre Watkin Hotel manager
Mary Young Miss Penny
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1946 Production Date:  EB; UCLA*
VHS cassette
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording) Production Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  71 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  6,350    
Duration(reels):  8    

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  • Shockingly dull

    Emgee 2011-02-21

    How to botch up a good premise: fill the movie with dull characters, let them talk endlessly instead of doing anything and repeat the same boring camera... MORE>