Night Tide
Night Tide (1963)

Johnny (Dennis Hopper) is a sailor on leave attending a carnival side show. He falls in love with a woman posing as a mermaid at a Venice California amusement pier before she tries to kill him during a skin diving excursion.

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 6, 1963
DVD Release Date: January 4, 2000
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Christopher Long
Movie Metropolis

The film is so deftly crafted ... that the creaks in the screenplay don't show too glaringly.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

As a chiller, it's top-notch.

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Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Strange, moody, but effective.

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Kevin M. Williams
Moody and atmospheric tale of a lonely young man (Dennis Hopper) and his growing affection for a pretty woman, a carny no less, with a strange secret. The… More
Tim Salmons
The B movie fest continues for me as I take a look at one of Dennis Hopper's early leading roles in Night Tide, a movie about a sailor falling in love with… More
Pierluigi Puccini
Atmospherical and low key Val Lewton-esque thriller .
Eric Broome
A modest little film noir about a sailor falling for a sideshow mermaid who may or may not be the real item. It's easy to have affection for "Night… More
Michael Gildea
Dennis Hopper plays a combination of the world's biggest rube and possibly the world's most annoyingly desperate sailor who falls for a girl who may… More