Cape Fear



Sam Bowden witnesses a rape committed by Max Cady and testifies against him. When released after 8 years in prison, Cady begins stalking Bowden and his family but is always clever enough not to violate the law.

  1. J. Lee Thompson


  2. John D. MacDonald


  3. James R. Webb


Top Billed Cast

  1. Gregory Peck

    Gregory Peck

    Sam Bowden

  2. Robert Mitchum

    Robert Mitchum

    Max Cady

  3. Polly Bergen

    Polly Bergen

    Peggy Bowden

  4. Lori Martin

    Lori Martin

    Nancy Bowden

  5. Martin Balsam

    Martin Balsam

    Police Chief Mark Dutton

Full Cast & Crew

Cape Fear
Cape Fear



Status Released

Release Information

  • April 12, 1962


    No rating information.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 45m

Budget $35,000,000.00

Revenue $103,000,000.00



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