CAPE FEAR (1962)
GREGORY PECK and ROBERT MITCHUM star in Hollywood's classic tale of revenge and murder. Robert Mitchum is unforgettable as Max Cady, an ex-con determined to exact revenge on Sam Bowden (Gregory Peck) and his family. Sam is a small-town lawyer whose worst nightmare comes true when the convicted sex-offender he helped put in jai returns to terrorize the prosecutor and his beautiful wife (Polly Bergen) and teenage daughter (Lori Martin) Despite help from the local police chief (Martin Balsam) and private detective (Telly Savalas), Sam is legally powerless to keep Max from his sadistic games of cat and mouse. When events spiral out of control, Sam must put his family's lives at risk in a deadly trap that climaxes in one of the most heart-pounding confrontations ever committed to film.Director J. Lee Thompson builds tension with each scene leading to a deadly showdown at cape fear. This is truly a masterpiece of shock and suspense.
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