The Wrong Man

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Academy Award-winner Henry Fonda (On Golden Pond) stars in this riveting suspenseful drama based on a true story. When mild-mannered bass player Fonda is wrongly accused of robbery, his life is slowly destroyed. Vera Miles (Psycho) is his wife, who... read more
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Academy Award-winner Henry Fonda (On Golden Pond) stars in this riveting suspenseful drama based on a true story. When mild-mannered bass player Fonda is wrongly accused of robbery, his life is slowly destroyed. Vera Miles (Psycho) is his wife, who starts to crack under the pressure. Based on the real case of nightclub musician "Manny" Balestrero and presented like a semi-documentary, this shattering and compelling tale from master-of-suspense Alfred Hitchcock keeps you on the edge of your seat!

Original Release

12/22/1956

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Cast

Henry Fonda Manny Balestrero
Vera Miles Rose Balestrero
Anthony Quayle Frank D. O'Connor
Harold J. Stone Det. Lt. Bowers
Charles Cooper Det. Matthews
John Heldabrand Tomasini
Esther Minciotti Mama Balestrero
Doreen Lang Ann James
Laurinda Barrett Constance Willis
Norma Connolly Betty Todd
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Alfred Hitchcock

Writers

Maxwell Anderson, Angus MacPhail

Cast

Henry Fonda Manny Balestrero
Vera Miles Rose Balestrero
Anthony Quayle Frank D. O'Connor
Harold J. Stone Det. Lt. Bowers
Charles Cooper Det. Matthews
John Heldabrand Tomasini
Esther Minciotti Mama Balestrero
Doreen Lang Ann James
Laurinda Barrett Constance Willis
Norma Connolly Betty Todd
Nehemiah Persoff Gene Conforti
Lola D'Annunzio Olga Conforti
Kippy Campbell Robert Balestrero
Robert Essen Gregory Balestrero
Richard Robbins Daniel - the Guilty Man
Dayton Lummis Judge Groat
Peggy Webber Miss Dennerly
Bonnie Franklin Young Girl
Werner Klemperer Dr. Bannay
Harry Dean Stanton Department of Corrections Employee

Producers

Editors

George Tomasini

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