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Patterns (1956)

03/27/1956 (US) Drama 1h 23m

Ruthless Men And Ambitious Women...Clawing For Control Of A Billion Dollar Empire!!!


A New York corporate boss grooms an Ohio engineer for the No. 2 man's job.

  1. Rod Serling

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Fielder Cook


Top Billed Cast

  1. Van Heflin

    Van Heflin

    Fred Staples

  2. Everett Sloane

    Everett Sloane

    Walter Ramsey

  3. Ed Begley

    Ed Begley

    William Briggs

  4. Beatrice Straight

    Beatrice Straight

    Nancy Staples

  5. Elizabeth Wilson

    Elizabeth Wilson

    Marge Fleming

  6. Joanna Roos

    Miss Margaret Lanier

  7. Valerie Cossart

    Miss Stevens

  8. Eleni Kiamos

    Sylvia Trammel

  9. Ronnie Welsh

    Paul Briggs

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Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue -


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