The Prowler (1951)

Director
Joseph Losey

Main cast
Van Heflin; Evelyn Keyes; John Maxwell; Katherine Warren; Emerson Treacy

Genres
Drama, Thriller

Description
After being frightened by a peeping Tom at her mansion in the suburbs, the beautiful Susan Gilvray (Evelyn Keyes) calls the police for help. When a policeman, Webb Garwood (Van Heflin), arrives, he becomes infatuated with Susan, and the two engage in an affair. Susan soon ends their relationship, choosing to remain with her husband, John (Sherry Hall). However, Webb's obsession with her continues to grow, until he begins plotting to kill John and cash in on his life insurance policy.


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