Star in the Night (1945)

10/13/1945 (US) DramaFamilyWestern 22m
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Nick, a motel owner who has lost faith in more than just the humanity of mankind, is visited by a kindly stranger on Christmas Eve. The motel's guests are only concerned for themselves until a poor man and his wife drive up to the motel, unable to go any further. Out of rooms, Nick's wife prepares a place for them in a shed under a neon star Nick had just finished hanging. Their plight brings out the generosity in everyone, including Nick, who remembers another family almost two thousand years earlier that also found a makeshift room at an inn under another kind of star.

  1. Don Siegel


  2. Saul Elkins


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  1. J. Carrol Naish

    J. Carrol Naish

    Nick Catapoli

  2. Donald Woods

    Donald Woods


  3. Rosina Galli

    Rosina Galli

    Rosa Catapoli

  4. Richard Erdman

    Richard Erdman

    Middle Cowboy

  5. Lynn Baggett

    Lynn Baggett

    Maria Santos

  6. John Miles

    John Miles

    Left Cowboy

  7. Anthony Caruso

    Anthony Caruso

    Jose Santos

  8. Irving Bacon

    Irving Bacon

    Mr. Dilson (uncredited)

  9. Claire Du Brey

    Claire Du Brey

    Traveler's Wife (uncredited)

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Original Language English

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