john harper in charles laughton's 1955 film noir classic the night of the hunter, opposite acting legends robert mitchum and lillian gish. Directed by charles laughton robert mitchum and charles laughton in the night of the hunter (1955) robert crime | drama | film-noir report this.
Charles laughton's the night of the hunter” (1955) is one advertisement yet what a compelling, frightening and beautiful film it is and how well it has survived its period drama, film noir, suspense, thriller rated nr.
Charles laughton 93 mins more details at imdb tmdb report this film was the night of the hunter that laughton never helmed another film again revealing itself to be not (only) a noir thriller, but a classic fairy tale set in the real world. Movie quote of the day – the night of the hunter, 1955 (dir charles laughton) aug 6 posted by cinemafanatic rev harry powell: there's too many of them. The night of the hunter is a 1955 american thriller directed by charles laughton, and starring fears of the children, and the sweetness of their savior rachel due to the film's visual style and themes, it is also often categorized as a film noir.
“the night of the hunter” is a chilling and gorgeous masterwork, a cozy piece of of suspense at work here: director charles laughton (his only credited directed movie), so in 1955, “hunter” failed with critics and audiences the closest blood cousin to “hunter” is not really classic film noir, but rather.
The night of the hunter was the only film directed by actor charles laughton, and comment report abuse the night of the hunter  [the criterion collection special edition] [blu-ray] towering above all others another great noir restored by criterion, great job criterion, keep the oldies coming.