The Dark Past 1949

The Dark Past

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Taken hostage along with his family and friends, psychologist Andrew Collins (Lee J. Cobb) is held by the murderous fugitive Al Walker (William Holden) and his gang. While Walker's crew, which includes his lover, Betty (Nina Foch), tends to the other hostages, the desperate mastermind talks to Collins about his troubled past. As the night progresses, Collins gets Walker to focus on a disturbing dream, resulting in a psychological breakthrough that may help avoid a violent conflict.

Cast & Crew

Lee J. Cobb
Dr. Andrew Collins
Adele Jergens
Laura Stevens
Michael Dunne
Owen Talbot
Lois Maxwell
Ruth Collins
Steven Geray
Prof. Fred Linder
Wilton Graff
Frank Stevens
Albert Duffy
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Malvin Wald
Writer (Adaptation)
James Warwick
Writer
George Duning
Original Music
Joseph Walker
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