The Dark Past

Rated NR 75 minutes 1948

Taken hostage along with his family and friends, psychologist Andrew Collins (Lee J. Cobb) is held by the murderous fugitive Al Walker (William Holden) and his gang. While Walker's crew, which includes his lover, Betty (Nina Foch), tends to the other hostages, the desperate mastermind talks to Collins about his troubled past. As the night progresses, Collins gets Walker to focus on a disturbing dream, resulting in a psychological breakthrough that may help avoid a violent conflict.

Film Credits

Director: Rudolph Maté

Writer: Michael Blankfort, Albert Duffy, Philip MacDonald, Oscar Saul and James Warwick

Producer: Buddy Adler

Cast: William Holden, Lee Cobb, Nina Foch, Adele Jergens, Stephen Dunne, Lois Maxwell, Barry Kroeger, Steven Geray, Wilton Graff, Robert Osterloh, Kathryn Card, Bobby Hyatt, Ellen Corby, Charles Cane, Robert B. Williams, Phil Tully, Harry Harvey Jr., Edward Earle and Pat McGeehan

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