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Three Hours to Kill

  • Film

Time Out says

A superior B-picture from the last years of Werker's 30-plus years in the business, a catalogue of routine assignments broken by highlights including The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939), He Walked by Night (1949), the prototype serial-killer film noir, and a string of interesting minor Westerns from the '50s. Andrews plays a gunslinger accused of murdering his fiancée's brother and all but pulled to pieces by a small town lynch mob including many of his so-called friends. He's back in town now and wants to track down the real killer. The film neatly slots together the dual time frames and generates a strong sense of bitterness at the speed with which Andrews feels himself betrayed.
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Release Details

  • Duration:77 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Alfred L Werker
  • Screenwriter:Richard Alan Simmons, Roy Huggins
  • Cast:
    • Dana Andrews
    • Donna Reed
    • Dianne Foster
    • Stephen Elliott
    • Richard Coogan
    • Lawrence Hugo
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