The Long Wait

Overview

The Long Wait is a mystery thriller written by Mickey Spillane. A man gets in a car accident and is badly burned. He also cannot remember his own identity.

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  1. Lesser Samuels

    Writer

  2. Alan Green

    Writer

  3. Mickey Spillane

    Novel

  4. Victor Saville

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Anthony Quinn

    Anthony Quinn

    Johnny McBride

  2. Charles Coburn

    Charles Coburn

    Gardiner

  3. Gene Evans

    Gene Evans

    Servo

  4. Peggie Castle

    Peggie Castle

    Venus

  5. Mary Ellen Kay

    Mary Ellen Kay

    Wendy Miller

  6. Shirley Patterson

    Shirley Patterson

    Carol Shay (as Shawn Smith)

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 34m

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Release Information

  • May 26, 1954
    Theatrical

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A review by John Chard

7.0
By John Chard

The Lyncastle Lasso.

The Long Wait is directed by Victor Saville and adapted to screenplay by Alan Green and Lesser Samuels from the Mickey Spillane novel. It stars Anthony Quinn, Charles Coburn, Gene Evans, Peggie Castle, Mary Ellen Kay and Shirley Patterson. Music is by Mario Castelnuovo- Tedesco and cinematography by Franz Planer.

Johnny McBride (Quinn) is a amnesiac who manages to get back to his home town of Lyncastle where he hopes to unravel who he is. But pretty soon he finds himself in a quagmire of trouble and strife...

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