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Suddenly (1954)

NR 09/17/1954 (US) CrimeThriller 1h 17m

A cold-blooded thriller!


The tranquility of a small town is marred only by sheriff Tod Shaw's unsuccessful courtship of widow Ellen Benson, a pacifist who can't abide guns and those who use them. But violence descends on Ellen's household willy-nilly when the U.S. President passes through town... and slightly psycho hired assassin John Baron finds the Benson home ideal for an ambush.

  1. Lewis Allen


  2. Richard Sale


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  1. Frank Sinatra

    Frank Sinatra

    John Baron

  2. Sterling Hayden

    Sterling Hayden

    Sheriff Tod Shaw

  3. James Gleason

    James Gleason

    Peter 'Pop' Benson

  4. Nancy Gates

    Nancy Gates

    Ellen Benson

  5. Kim Charney

    Kim Charney

    Peter 'Pidge' Benson III

  6. Willis Bouchey

    Willis Bouchey

    Secret Service Detail Chief Dan Carney

  7. Paul Frees

    Paul Frees

    Benny Conklin

  8. Christopher Dark

    Christopher Dark

    Bart Wheeler

  9. James O'Hara

    James O'Hara

    Jud Hobson

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