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Tension

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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  • A Man, His Wife and Her Lover?!

    Raymond Banacki 2017-03-26

    Richard Basehart is quite the surprise, he draws you into the film and makes you care about Warren. But what about Tom D'Andrea (Feddie) - how close... MORE>

  • Kudos For Eddie Muller

    DON RILEY 2017-03-26

    Away from the film for a moment. Eddie Muller's choice of Marie Windsor as the Queen of Noir. Is "spot" on, mark it down, seal it and... MORE>

  • tension

    kevin sellers 2015-07-18

    Should be retitled "Somewhat Tense," since that is the mood it conveys. I'm beginning to come around to Red Rain's opinion that Richard... MORE>