The Desperate Hours


The Desperate Hours

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Humphrey Bogart

Glenn Griffin

Fredric March

Dan C. Hilliard

Arthur Kennedy

Deputy Sheriff Jesse Bard

Martha Scott

Eleanor 'Ellie' Hilliard


After escaping from prison, Glenn Griffin, his brother Hal and a third inmate Sam Kobish randomly select a house in a well-to-do suburb of Indianapolis in which to hide out. The home belongs to the Hilliard family, Dan and Ellie who live there with their 19-year old daughter Cindy and their young son Ralph. They plan on staying only until midnight as Griffin is awaiting his girlfriend who will meet them with some money he had stashed away. When she doesn't arrive, their ... more

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Thanks for that comment good to know.18 January 2012

Thanks for that comment good to know.





Very good movie-Thriller26 December 2011

I like this movie very much. It is a kind of psychological Thriller. 3 Escaped prisoners get into the home of an ordinary Family. A man+woman with two children. They want to stay there untill somebody will come to help them to get out of the state. The tension between the prisoners and the family... more

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Has anyone seen this, is it worth watching.

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