GenreComedy, Crime, Mystery ScreenplayDavid Lang CountryUSA
Release dateJuly 24, 1945 WriterDavid Lang (original screenplay) CastWilliam Gargan (Pete Willis), Ann Savage (Sue Gallagher), Leo Gorcey (Clutch Tracy), George Zucco (Jelke) Similar moviesGodzilla, Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II, Godzilla Against MechaGodzilla, Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S., Pacific Rim, Con Air
Midnight Manhunt is a 1945 film noir crime film mystery directed by William C. Thomas and written by David Lang. The film premiered on July 24, 1945 and is in the public domain.
The film stars William Gargan, Ann Savage, Leo Gorcey and George Zucco.
Midnight Manhunt begins with the shooting death of a master criminal who expires in a wax museum. Reporter Sue Gallagher (Ann Savage) is first on the scene, but she is soon in competition with her boyfriend, fellow reporter Pete Willis (William Gargan). The killer traps Sue in the wax museum when he returns there looking for the body. Leo Gorcey plays the caretaker of the wax museum.