Night of the Hunter

    • Critics Consensus 93%
    • HD
    • CC
    • Drama
    • 1 Hour 32 Minutes
    • 4.5 • 99 Ratings

When a father’s last words to his young son and daughter concern the secret location of a stolen fortune, psychotic preacher Harry Powell decides to do whatever it takes – even kill – to learn its hiding place. When he marries their fragile widowed mother, the children realize their only chance for survival lies on the run. This 1955 noir classic is now considered to be one of the scariest films of all-time. “Chilling.” (Roger Ebert) “Shocking.” (The Village Voice) “A terrifying masterpiece.” (TV Guide)

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When a father’s last words to his young son and daughter concern the secret location of a stolen fortune, psychotic preacher Harry Powell decides to do whatever it takes – even kill – to learn its hiding place. When he marries their fragile widowed mother, the children realize their only chance for survival lies on the run. This 1955 noir classic is now considered to be one of the scariest films of all-time. “Chilling.” (Roger Ebert) “Shocking.” (The Village Voice) “A terrifying masterpiece.” (TV Guide)

    • Rent $3.99
    • Buy $14.99

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Ratings and Reviews

4.5 out of 5
99 Ratings

99 Ratings

93% TOMATOMETER

Critics Consensus: Featuring Robert Mitchum's formidable performance as a child-hunting preacher, The Night of the Hunter is a disturbing look at good and evil.

Cast & Crew

Information

Studio
MGM
Genre
Drama
Released
Copyright

Languages

Primary
English (Dolby 5.1, Stereo, Subtitles, CC)
Additional

Danish (Subtitles), Dutch (Subtitles), Finnish (Subtitles), French (Stereo, Subtitles), German (Subtitles), Italian (Subtitles), Norwegian (Subtitles), Spanish (Stereo, Subtitles), Spanish (Spain) (Subtitles), Swedish (Subtitles), Traditional Chinese (Subtitles)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions (CC) refer to subtitles in the available language with the addition of relevant non-dialogue information.

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