Experiment in Terror
Experiment in Terror (1962)

FBI agent John Ripley is called in to investigate a bank robbery. A terrified bank clerk tells Ripley that the sadistic mastermind of the crime threatens to kill her if she doesn't steal $100,000. Ripley's efforts are hampered by… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 10, 2003
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Emanuel Levy

This stylish noir thriller is one of Blak Edwards' best films and one of the genre's highlights, well acted by Lee Remick, exquisitely shot by Philip Lathrop, and moodily composed by Henry Mancini, who contributes a great jazz score

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Superior thriller from before Edwards' typecasting as a comedy specialist.

Steve Crum

One of director Blake Edwards' best w/terrific Mancini score.

Dennis Schwartz
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Stella Dallas
like a bridge between film noir detective stories and the modern thriller, this really was an experiment on the part of blake edwards, much better known for his… More
Michael Gildea
Unfortunately, Experiment in Terror was one of those pesky "those who don't remember the past are condemned to repeat it" moments for me when I… More