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Plot: A religious fanatic marries a gullible widow whose young children are reluctant to tell him where their real daddy hid $10,000 he’d stolen in a robbery.

Director: Charles Laughton

Main Cast: Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters, Lillian Gish, James Gleason, Peter Graves

Genres: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller

Language: English

Awards: 1992-National Film Registry; 2016-Online Film & Television Association Hall of Fame