Cape Fear

1961

J. Lee Thompson
Director

Ex-convict Max Cady (Robert Mitchum at his finest) is released from incarceration after 8 years and promptly begins to terrorise the lawyer (Peck) and his family (Bergen & Martin) whom he holds a grudge against for his conviction.

Bason on the novel 'The Executioners' by John D. MacDonald. Remade in 1991 with three of the principal cast (Mitchum, Peck and Balsam) surviving for cameo appearances.


Cape Fear (1962/ Special Edition)
18th September 2001
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Gregory Peck
Sam Bowden
Robert Mitchum
Max Cady
Polly Bergen
Peggy Bowden
Lori Martin
Nancy Bowden
Martin Balsam
Police Chief Mark Dutton
Jack Kruschen
Attorney Dave Grafton
Telly Savalas
Private Detective Charles Sievers
Barrie Chase
Diane Taylor
Paul Comi
Garner
John McKee
Officer Marconi
Page Slattery
Deputy Kersek
Ward Ramsey
Officer Brown
Edward Platt
Judge
Will Wright
Dr. Pearsall
Joan Staley
Waitress
Norma Yost
Ticket Clerk
Mack Williams
Dr. Lowney
Thomas Newman
Lt. Gervasi
Alan Reynolds
Vernon
Herb Armstrong
Waiter
Bunny Rhea
Pianist
Cindy Carol
Betty (as Carol Sydes)
Alan Wells
Young Blade
Allan Ray
Young Blade
Paul Levitt
Police Operator
Joseph Jenkins
Janitor

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