GenreCrime, Drama, Thriller CinematographyLucien Ballard CountryUnited States
Release dateFebruary 1959 (1959-02) WriterSteven Ritch, Robert Dillon CastVince Edwards (Vince Ryker), Lyle Talbot (Chief Jensen), John Archer (Lt. Mark Richards), Steven Ritch (Dr. John Wallace), Patricia Blair (June Marlowe), Kelly Thordsen (Detective Sgt. Hank Johnson) Similar moviesEscape in the Fog (1945)
TaglineA million eyes wide and wild with terror!
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City of Fear (1959) is a black-and-white film noir directed by Irving Lerner.
An escaped convict, heading to Los Angeles, has gotten hold of a canister of Cobalt-60, a substance dangerous enough to kill everyone in the city. What he doesn't know is that exposure to the element is slowly killing him, as the authorities try to locate him and the canister.