GenreFilm-Noir, Mystery, Thriller Story byJerome T. Gollard CountryUnited States
Release dateOctober 15, 1948 (1948-10-15) WriterJerome T. Gollard (original screenplay) CastCharles Russell (Harold Dunlap), Mary Beth Hughes (Jean Maxwell), Dale Belding (Mike Bennett), Billy House (McFee), Fritz Leiber (Dr. Valonius), Nana Bryant (Mrs. Mitchell) Similar moviesThe Case of the Scorpion's Tail, I Spit on Your Grave III: Vengeance is Mine, Mad Max: Fury Road, Sea of Love, Bloody Moon, Salt
TaglineGreat on the air... Thrilling as a best seller... Now a sensation as a new screen hit!
Inner sanctum 1948 charles russell mary beth hughes
Inner Sanctum is a 1948 American film noir directed by Lew Landers based on the Simon & Schuster book series of the same name and the Inner Sanctum Mystery radio series. A previous film series of the show had been produced by Universal Pictures until 1945. It is the first and only film of M.R.S. productions, the initials of Richard B. Morros, Samuel Rheiner and Walter Shenson.
The film follows a murderer who is on the run and hiding out in a small town. As the story progresses, a boy who is sharing his room with the stranger realizes he has witnessed the man killing a woman.