Richard Ney as Daniel Graham. A hypochondriac believes he is dying and makes plans for his wife which she discovers and misunderstands. Silly but a whole lot of fun. Da Wikipedia, l’enciclopedia libera. I don’t want to say that I had it all figured out early on, but the thought had crossed my mind early on, but it was much darker than I had imagined, so kudos to the filmmakers for a very clever twist ending. Peggy Thompson Franca Dominici: A rich businessman and a young woman are attracted to each other, but he only wants an affair while she wants to save herself for marriage.

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The look of the film is mezzanogte much Hitchcock. Donald Journeau as Porter. Roddy MacDowell is a weaselly guy who tries to pry money out of Day. Myrna Loy as Aunt Bea.

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The calls then are pre-recorded, right? Barely believable but highly entertaining film has good co-stars in Rex Harrison and Tsreaming Loy, who while for the most part is also dressed very well, is forced to wear one of the ugliest hats every seen in film! Peggy Thompson Hermione Baddeley: Please enter your email address and we will email you a new password. Learn more More Like This. In una giornata di fitta nebbia, mentre sta attraversando merletot piazza nei pressi del suo appartamento, Kit sente una terrificante voce contraffatta che la chiama per nome e che minaccia di ucciderla.


A terrified wife tries to escape from her insanely jealous husband who is bent on killing her. Sometimes when I have trouble falling asleep, I try to force my mind to run through all the times Williams has played a lawyer, mezzantote detective, or an investigator of some kind, in an attempt to compare the subtle differences in the performances, but I can never find any.

John Sheffield as Attendant. User Reviews Kinda Likable. I bought into the conclusion early in advance so I wasn’t too surprised by the outcome. Use the HTML below.

Midnight Lace

Trivia Dictating his memoirs near the end of his life, Rex Harrison barely mentioned ‘Midnight Lace’, except to say that he wasn’t fond of the script. Bea answers the phone and claims to be Day but the caller simply asks, “Why haven’t you called me, Mrs. Doris Day in una scena del film. Simon Foster Hayden Rorke: Tony Preston Pino Locchi: All Critics 4 Fresh 4 Rotten 0.

Rhys Williams as Victor Elliott. The film’s few problems are very few, but this was a very tight, not to mention, taught thriller. Natasha Parry as Peggy Thompson. Doris Day stars, surprisingly, as the troubled lead who is just on the edge of a nervous breakdown due to all of the threats being made by an unseen antagonist. Men mezzanohte work, and women must weep!


Tom Toner as Porter.

Aunt Bea believes Doris, at least until she too is sucked into the sneaky caller’s web. Lots of shadows, over key-lighting kerletto and the occasional slanted angle, along with the patented Hitchcock camera panning and zooming.

Vladimir Oukhtomsky as Ballet Dancer. It only sustains the plot more rather than pull the rug out from underneath it. The theme is absolutely routine. Gage Clarke as Salesman in Gun Shop. It’s almost like Breakfast At Tiffany’s as a thriller, which is leads me to something else that I guess I should mention.

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Otherwise the settings are incredibly plush and poor Doris, who has rarely looked stteaming onscreen, spends the entire movie in a state of just below the surface hysteria. Richard Ney as Daniel Graham. Peter Adams as Workman. The Glass Bottom Boat User Polls The dead of midnight is the noon of thought. Altri progetti Wikimedia Commons.

My Favorite Movies from the 60s. Neither her businessman husband Rex Harrison ztreaming the police believe her protests, but she suspects several acquaintances.

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