The House on Telegraph Hill

The House on Telegraph Hill (1951)

Shame is the mistress of this house and betrayal its master!

  • Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1951-05-12
  • User Rating: 6.2/10 from 22 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 33min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: 20th Century Fox
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Concentration camp survivor Victoria Kowelska finds herself involved in mystery, greed, and murder when she assumes the identity of a dead friend in order to gain passage to America.

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  • Richard Basehart

    as Alan Spender
  • Valentina Cortese

    as Victoria Kowelska
  • William Lundigan

    as Major Marc Bennett
  • Fay Baker

    as Margaret
  • Gordon Gebert

    as Christopher
  • Steven Geray

    as Dr. Burkhardt
  • Herbert Butterfield

    as Joseph C. Callahan
  • Kei Thin Chung

    as Kei - Houseboy
  • John Burton

    as Mr. Whitmore
  • Katherine Meskill

    as Mrs. Whitmore
  • Mario Siletti

    as Tony, the Grocer
  • Charles Wagenheim

    as Man At Accident
  • David Clarke

    as Mechanic
  • Tamara Schee

    as Maria
  • Natasha Lytess

    as Karin Dernakova
Directing Robert Wise Director
Art Lyle R. Wheeler Art Direction
Camera Lucien Ballard Director of Photography
Art Thomas Little Set Decoration
Production Robert Bassler Producer
Costume & Make-Up Charles Le Maire Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Ben Nye Makeup Artist
Sound Sol Kaplan Original Music Composer
Writing Frank Partos Writer
Writing Elick Moll Writer
Costume & Make-Up Renié Costume Design
Writing Dana Lyon Novel
Editing Nick DeMaggio Editor
Art John DeCuir Art Direction
Art Paul S. Fox Set Decoration