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The Midnight Story

Directed by Joseph Pevney
United States, 1957
Film noir, Crime, Drama

Synopsis

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…

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The Midnight Story Directed by Joseph Pevney

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  • Holyphool's rating of the film The Midnight Story

    Compelling, emotional B-noir in b/w cinemascope with neo-realist trappings as Tony Curtis goes undercover after the brutal slaying of a Catholic priest within an Italian family. Gilbert Roland as the kindly friend is the suspect and is superb, almost convincing us of his innocence. Pse post a still from the film Mubi that is not as black as midnight. The film deserves an image of its own!