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Tension(1949)

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Brief Synopsis

A man who had planned to murder his wife's lover becomes the prime suspect when somebody beats him to it.

Cast & Crew

John Berry Director
Richard Basehart Warren Quimby [also known as Paul Southern]
Audrey Totter Claire Quimby
Cyd Charisse Mary Chanler
Barry Sullivan Lt. Collier Bonnabel
Lloyd Gough Barney Deager
Tom D'Andrea Freddie
William Conrad Lt. Edgar Gonsales
Philip Van Zandt Lt. Schiavone
Tommy Walker Man at counter
Stephen Roberts Attendant
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1949 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  90-91 or 95 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Nice drama...

    RedRain 2013-03-08

    Very taut, well-written film. Audrey Totter plays her usual bad-girl (Did she ever play a good girl?) self here. I particularly liked Barry Sullivan in... MORE>

  • Film Grey

    Emgee 2010-12-22

    This movie comes close to being a film noir parody, even though it was meant to be taken seriously. The characters are all overdone and unconvincing, the... MORE>

  • Tension

    Blaise 2010-10-19

    This was a nice little film noir surprise...I had never heard of it, but enjoyed it very much. Lot's of great photography and "street... MORE>