Somewhere in the Night

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Somewhere in the Night Review


Somewhere in the night... there's an answer to the almost silly riddles of this film, which is almost by-the-numbers in its offering up of an amnesiac ex-G.I. who goes searching for his past, and uncovers nothing but mystery and mayhem... and, of course, crime galore. Director Joseph L. Mankiewicz, in one of his first directorial endeavors, bungles a good portion of the story, leaving us alterately baffled and incredulous. Nonetheless, it's smashingly photographed in the classic styles of the genre.


Somewhere in the Night

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Run time: 110 mins

In Theaters: Wednesday 12th June 1946

Distributed by: Twentieth Century Fox

Production compaines: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Fresh: 8 Rotten: 1

IMDB: 7.1 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Producer:

Starring: as George W. Taylor, as Christy Smith, as Police Lt. Donald Kendall, as Mel Phillips, as Elizabeth Conroy, as Anzelmo aka Dr. Oracle, as Phyllis, as Sam, Lou Nova as Hubert, as John (uncredited), as Bank Teller (uncredited), as (voice) (uncredited), as Bath Attendant (uncredited), as Marine Captain (uncredited)

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