The Well

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In a racially mixed American town, a 5-year-old black girl falls unnoticed into a hidden, forgotten well on her way to school. Having nothing better to go on, the police follow up a report that the child was seen with a white stranger, and rumors run wild. Before hapless, innocent Claude Packard is even found, popular hysteria has him tried and convicted. But is he guilty?

  1. Russell Rouse

    Director, Writer

  2. Clarence Greene


Top Billed Cast

  1. Richard Rober

    Richard Rober

    Sheriff Ben Kellogg

  2. GL

    Gwendolyn Laster

    Carolyn Crawford

  3. Maidie Norman

    Maidie Norman

    Martha Crawford

  4. GH

    George Hamilton

    Grandpa Peabody

  5. EA

    Ernest Anderson

    Ralph Crawford

  6. DS

    Dick Simmons

    Deputy Mickey McClure

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 26m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • September 10, 1951



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