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Nightmare is a 1942 American film noir crime film directed by Tim Whelan and starring Diana Barrymore, Brian Donlevy. The film was based on a novel of the same name by Philip MacDonald.

Nightmare
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Film poster
Directed byTim Whelan
Produced byDwight Taylor
Screenplay byDwight Taylor
Based onEscape
1932 novel
by Philip MacDonald
StarringDiana Barrymore
Brian Donlevy
Music byFrank Skinner
CinematographyGeorge Barnes
Edited byFrank Gross
Production
company
Universal Pictures
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • November 13, 1942 (1942-11-13) (United States)
Running time
81 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

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PlotEdit

Leslie Stafford (Diana Barrymore) is a secretary who seeks the help of a home invader, Daniel Shane (Brian Donlevy), to dispose of the body of her murdered husband in wartime London.

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