Flashback Film – The Night of the Hunter (1955)

Cover of "The Night of the Hunter"

Cover of The Night of the Hunter

The Night of the Hunter (1955).

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0048424/

Directed by Charles Laughton, starring Lillian Gish, Robert Mitchum and Shelley Winters, and a couple of truly sweet kids, this is chilling and gorgous. By the way, this is where that trope of “love” tattooed on one set of knuckles and “hate” tattooed on the other comes from.

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