Touch of Evil

12A

Duration: 

95 minutes

Date of release: 

Monday, May 26, 1958

Cast: 

Charlton Heston, Orson Welles, Janet Leigh, Joseph Calleia, Akim Tamiroff, Joanna Morre, Ray Collins, Dennis Weaver, Valentin de Vargas, Mort Mills

Director: 

Orson Welles

Writer(s): 

Orson Welles, Whit Masterson

Cinematographer: 

Russell Metty

Music: 

Henry Mancini

Producer(s): 

Albert Zugsmith

Genre(s): 

Crime
Drama
Film-Noir
Touch of Evil

Touch of Evil

When a car bomb explodes on the American side of the U.S./Mexico border, Mexican drug enforcement agent Miguel Vargas begins his investigation, along with American police captain Hank Quinlan. When Vargas begins to suspect that Quinlan and his shady partner Menzies are planting evidence to frame an innocent man, his investigations into their possible corruption quickly put himself and his new bride Susie in jeopardy.
Certificate:
12A
Duration:
95 minutes
Date of release
Monday, 26 May 1958
Cast
Charlton Heston, Orson Welles, Janet Leigh, Joseph Calleia, Akim Tamiroff, Joanna Morre, Ray Collins, Dennis Weaver, Valentin de Vargas, Mort Mills
Director:
Orson Welles
Screenplay
Orson Welles, Whit Masterson
Cinematographer
Russell Metty
Music
Henry Mancini
Producer(s)
Albert Zugsmith
Genre(s)
Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
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