The Midnight Story (1957)

NR 1957-06-04 (US) DramaCrime 1h 29m
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The strangest manhunt in the history of crime!


Beloved priest Father Thomasino is murdered in a San Francisco alley, and the police have few clues. But traffic cop Joe Martini becomes obsessed with finding the killer; he suspects Sylvio Malatesta. Ordered off the case, Joe turns in his badge and investigates alone. Soon he is a close friend of the Malatesta family, all delightful people, especially lovely cousin Anna. Uncertain whether Sylvio is guilty or innocent, Joe is now torn between old and new loyalties.

  1. Edwin Blum

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Joseph Pevney


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  1. Tony Curtis

    Tony Curtis

    Joe Martini

  2. Gilbert Roland

    Gilbert Roland

    Sylvio Malatesta

  3. Marisa Pavan

    Marisa Pavan

    Anna Malatesta

  4. Jay C. Flippen

    Jay C. Flippen

    Sgt. Jack Gillen

  5. Argentina Brunetti

    Argentina Brunetti

    Mama Malatesta

  6. Ted de Corsia

    Ted de Corsia

    Lt. Kilrain

  7. Richard Monda

    Richard Monda

    Pietro "Peanuts" Malatesta

  8. Kathleen Freeman

    Kathleen Freeman

    Rosa Cuneo

  9. Herb Vigran

    Herb Vigran

    Charlie Cuneo

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The Midnight Story
The Midnight Story

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Original Language English

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