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The Man with a Cloak

The Man with a Cloak(1951)

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Brief Synopsis

A mystery man tries to help a young innocent escape a murderous housekeeper.

Cast & Crew

Joseph Cotten Dupin [assumed name of Edgar Allan Poe]
Barbara Stanwyck Lorna Bounty
Louis Calhern Thevenet
Leslie Caron Madeline Minot
Jim Backus Flaherty
Margaret Wycherly Mrs. Flynn
Nicholas Joy Dr. Roland
Roy Roberts Policeman
Jean Inness Landlady
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1951 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  81 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  7,244    
Duration(reels):  9    

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  • Barbara Sings!

    David H. 2020-04-04

    Sorry Leonard, but I don't think Barbara Stanwyck's singing was a mistake. Her contralto singing voice perfectly matches her low speaking voice.... MORE>

  • The Man With a Cloak

    Bill Davis 2020-04-03

    A complete misfire. Third rate Hitchcock. A bit of Gaslight, Double Indemnity and The Third Man. Waste of fine talents such as Barbara Stanwick,Joseph... MORE>

  • my common sense is missing.

    a.morris 2018-05-15

    the story was part gaslight.. part double indemnity mixed with the essence of other projects similar to film noir..with ideas to invoke edgar allan poe.... MORE>