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The Night of the Hunter

The Night of the Hunter

The Night of the Hunter is an American thriller film directed by Charles Laughton and starring Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters and Lillian Gish. Based on the 1953 novel of the same name by Davis Grubb, it was adapted for the screen by James Agee and Laughton. The novel and film draw on the true story of Harry Powers, hanged in 1932 for the events of two widows and three children in Clarksburg, West Virginia. ... more on Wikipedia

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