Cry Terror!
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Director Andrew L. Stone, a stickler for realism, filmed Cry Terror in its entirety on location in New York, though some of the houses and apartments are given the MGM art-director touch. James Mason plays a television repairman coerced to participate in an extortion plot engineering by bespectacled criminal mastermind Rod Steiger. The villain wants to utilize Mason's technical expertise in rigging up a bomb on an airliner. To insure Mason's cooperation, Steiger's minions (among them Jack Klugman and Neville Brand) hold the repairman's wife (Inger Stevens) and children hostage.… More

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"An ill-conceived attempt at making a realistic thriller about a mad bomber extorting money in a terrorist plot."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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