The night of the hunter [videorecording] / United Artists ; Paul Gregory Productions presents ; screen play by James Agee ; produced by Paul Gregory ; directed by Charles Laughton.
Other Titles: Night of the hunter (Motion picture).
Night of the hunter.
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment Inc., c2000.
Description: 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Subject: Grubb, Davis, 1919-1980 Film and video adaptations.
Impostors and imposture Drama.
Detective and mystery films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Music, Walter Schumann ; photography, Stanley Cortez ; editing, Robert Golden.
Performers: Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters, Lillian Gish, James Gleason, Peter Graves, Evelyn Varden, Don Beddoe, Billy Chapin, Gloria Castilo, Sally Jane Bruce.
Notes: English or French language soundtrack (mono) with optional subtitles in English and French ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Standard screen format, formatted to fit TV screen.
"From the novel by Davis Grubb."
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1955.
Includes original theatrical trailer.
Summary: A psychotic self-styled preacher marries and murders a young widow for her money. He then pursues her children to get his hands on the money, only to meet his match in the form of a saintly farm woman.