Tension

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Tension is a 1949 crime thriller film noir directed by John Berry, and written by Allen Rivkin, based on a story written by John D. Klorer. The drama features Richard Basehart, Audrey Totter, Cyd Charisse, Barry Sullivan, and William Conrad.

Tension is a 1949 crime thriller film noir directed by John Berry, and written by Allen Rivkin, based on a story written by John D. Klorer. The drama features Richard Basehart, Audrey Totter, Cyd Charisse, Barry Sullivan, and William Conrad.

Original Release

11/25/1949

US Release

11/25/1949

Cast

Richard Basehart Warren Quimby
Audrey Totter Claire Quimby
Cyd Charisse Mary Chanler
Barry Sullivan Lt. Collier Bonnabel
Lloyd Gough Barney Deager
Tom D'Andrea Freddie / Freddie, Coast to Coast Counter Man
William Conrad Lt. Edgar Gonsales
Tito Renaldo Narco / Narco, Deager's Valet
Virginia Brissac Mrs. Andrews
Theresa Harris Woman in Drugstore
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

John Berry

Writers

Allen Rivkin, John D. Klorer, John Berry

Cast

Richard Basehart Warren Quimby
Audrey Totter Claire Quimby
Cyd Charisse Mary Chanler
Barry Sullivan Lt. Collier Bonnabel
Lloyd Gough Barney Deager
Tom D'Andrea Freddie / Freddie, Coast to Coast Counter Man
William Conrad Lt. Edgar Gonsales
Tito Renaldo Narco / Narco, Deager's Valet
Virginia Brissac Mrs. Andrews
Theresa Harris Woman in Drugstore
John Gallaudet Artie
Tommy Walker Man at Counter Trying to Pick Up Claire
Ray Bennett Theatre Manager
Peter Brocco Balew
Steve Carruthers Reporter
Bert Davidson Reporter at Press Club Café
John Indrisano Boxer Handler
George Magrill Policeman
Kitty McHugh Agnes
Mike Morelli Reporter at Press Club Café

Producers

Robert Sisk Producer

Editors

Albert Akst

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