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Midnight Lace [DVD] [1960]

  • SKU: 32871602
  • Release Date: 06/06/2017
  • Rating: NR

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    100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (3 out of 3)


    Midnight Lace
    Kit (Doris Day), an American married to wealthy London businessman Tony Preston (Rex Harrison) becomes the terrified victim of a mysterious stalker, who she hears but can never see. She is threatened by the eerie, high-pitched voice as she walks in the thick London fog. She then begins receiving repeated threatening telephone calls. The now totally panicked Kit is nearly killed when someone pushes her in front of a bus. Unfortunately for Kit, no one but she hears the voice or the telephone calls and neither Tony, Kit's visiting aunt Bea (Myra Loy), or Scotland Yard take any of these incidents seriously. The only one who seems to believe Kit is Brian Younger (John Gavin), a construction foreman, but Kit is not convinced that she can trust him. The tension builds to a thrilling climax as Kit flees for her life on a scaffolding outside her apartment building. Midnight Lace is an exciting thriller, with many surprising plot twists and a nice sinister performance by Rex Harrison. Roddy McDowall is also fun as the son of Kit's housekeeper, who keeps hitting up his mom for money. ~ Linda Rasmussen, Rovi

    Cast & Crew

    • Doris Day
      Doris Day - Kit Preston
    • Rex Harrison
      Rex Harrison - Tony Preston
    • John Gavin
      John Gavin - Brian Younger
    • Myrna Loy
      Myrna Loy - Aunt Bea
    • Roddy McDowall
      Roddy McDowall - Malcolm

    Customer rating

    Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 3 reviews

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    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      Perfect Mystery Movie

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      Midnight Lace is a rare combination of fantastic actors with an equally fantastic story. Doris Day, Rex Harrison, John Gavin, and Myrna Loy, bring to life a beautiful and frightening story of mystery, deceit, and murder. Set amidst the glamour and sophistication of the early 1960's, the background of England and the fresh faced American beauty Doris Day will capture your heart and leave you at the edge of your seat. A movie for all ages to enjoy and treasure, Midnight Lace, a classic mystery.

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      Excellent Movie!


      This is the perfect movie for Golden Hollywood lovers. There couldn't be a better cast in this 1960 Drama/Mystery, starring: Doris Day, Rex Harrison, John Gavin, Myrna Loy, and John Williams. The perfect movie for families and for movie lovers of every age. You can't beat the Golden Age of Hollywood; the age of true talent, true beauty and gorgeous cinematography.

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      Not your typical Doris Day movie

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      I enjoyed this movie. It is not your typical Doris Day movie. She does not sing at all in this film. Instead, it is a thriller about a newlywed wife who keeps getting threatening phone calls that slowly start to unnerve her and cause her to doubt her own sanity.

      I would recommend this to a friend

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