She is aided by her difficult, slightly unreliable young neighbor gloria julie herrod with whom she has an exasperated but lovingly maternal. Wait until dark is a 1967 american thriller horror film directed by terence young and produced by mel ferrer. We ended up recording one of our backstage water coolers for that. Goodreads members who liked wait until dark also liked. Independent and resourceful, susy is learning to cope with her blindness, which resulted from a recent accident. Wait until dark character descriptions mike talman, 3550 years old at one time, mike was a decent human being, and still has impulses that way unlike roat or carlino, mike has natural empathy and compassion, but life threw some bad things his way and he never settled into a respectable existence. Wait until dark footlight players theatre wait until dark at the footlight players theatre, october 919 up to 50% off. Originally produced on broadway in 1966 and made into the classic audrey hepburn film a year later, wait until dark is a taut and suspenseful thriller that features one of the most harrowing finales in modern theater.
Later the same year, honor blackman played the lead in. Con men carlino jack weston and talman richard crenna realize their expartner could not have invited them into this greenwich village apartment, just as roat alan arkin, hunting for a missing doll stuffed with drugs, appears, early in wait until dark, 1967, starring audrey. Its been six months since i last explained the theory of the idiot plot, so maybe you wont mind if i have another go. Wait until dark is about a blind girl audrey hepburn whose husband accidentally gets possession of a doll containing heroin. Briefly, an idiot plot depends upon one or more characters being idiots.
Wait until dark 1967 movie clip atmosphere of mistrust. Wait until dark is an innovative, highly entertaining and suspenseful thriller about a blind housewife, susy hendrix audrey hepburn. About an hour later the room has been searched thoroughly for the doll. This will mark his second show for great lakes theater, having designed the set for wait until dark. On broadway, premieres of august wilsons seven guitars tony nomination and drama desk award for best set design, joe turners come and gone drama desk award for best set design. Later they play a major booking at the apollo theater, scheduled there under the mistaken assumption that theyre a black band. Wait until dark widescreen, subtitled, dubbed on tcm shop. Julie pottinger said that she chose to use her pseudonym so that her regency romances would be put on bookshelves, next to amanda quick who was very successful in. Carlino actor, david anthony smith, left and harry roat actor, arthur hanket, right in the great lakes theater production of wait until dark at the hanna theatre, playhouse square which runs through march 12 photo by roger mastroianni. Find books like wait until dark from the worlds largest community of readers. Rentals include 30 days to start watching this video and 48 hours to finish once started. Watch wait until dark online stream full movie directv. Dramatists play service, one of the premier playlicensing and theatrical publishing agencies in the world, was formed in 1936 to foster national opportunities for playwrights by publishing affordable editions of their plays and handling the performance rights to these works.
Wait until dark was originally a frederick knott play he also wrote dial m for murder that opened on broadway 2266 and closed on new years eve after 373 performances. A blind housewife becomes the target of three conmen searching for heroin hidden in a doll that her husband innocently brought back from canada. While both plays also received equally impressive film adaptations, the shows are now somewhat dated with a few plot holes and overly complicated and long setups, so its understandable that they arent produced that often. Julie herrod was born on november 2, 1955 in new york city, new york, usa as julie anne herrod. If you have any corrections, feel free to drop me a line. Wait until dark is a thriller about susy, a young blind woman, who has to pit her wits against those of a merciless psychopath in a fight for survival. Wait until dark is a play by frederick knott, first performed on broadway in 1966 and often revived since then. Wait until dark originated as a play by frederick knott who also wrote dial m for murder.
Rent wait until dark 1967 on dvd and bluray dvd netflix. They have traced the location of a mysterious doll, which they are much interested in, to the greenwich village apartment of sam hendrix and. This psychological thriller probes which frightens us more the evil you can see coming. Wait until dark, dvd, widescreen, subtitled, dubbed, mystery suspense, 085392752720. Julie herrod bio, photos, theatre credits, stage history julie herrod is an actress, known for wait until dark 1967, the doctors and the nurses 1962 and net playhouse 1964. Redeem starting day of show for a ticket at venue box office.
Nov 08, 2017 in wait until dark, the 38yearold actress was stuck trying to make something out of a woman who was infantilized and condescended to by everyone around her, a plucky but largely helpless girl who has to say lines like, i wish i could do thingsyou know, important things, like cook a souffle or pick a necktie or choose the wallpaper for. It stars audrey hepburn as a young blind woman, alan arkin as a violent criminal searching for some drugs, and richard crenna as another criminal, supported by. Where is the cast from wait until dark mainly julie herrod and samantha jones sources. View hd trailers and videos for wait until dark on rotten tomatoes, then check our tomatometer to find out what the critics say. Lee remick wait until dark robert duvall james congdon. A sinister con man, roat, and two exconvicts, mike and carlino, are about to meet their match. Complete information about wait until dark in boise at idaho shakespeare festival. Unbeknownst to susie, shes harboring a dangerous prize, and hell use every trick to get it. The screenplay by robert carrington and janehoward carrington is based on the 1966 play wait until dark by frederick knott.
Wait until dark is a suspensethriller film directed by terence young and produced by mel ferrer. I also like julie herrod as the child named gloria who lives upstairs. I could have danced all night from my fair lady 03. They get trapped in a situation that they could easily get out of with common sense. Where is the cast from wait until dark mainly julie herrod and samantha jones. Playwright frederick knott wrote two of the most famous stage thrillers, dial m for murder and wait until dark. The director was arthur penn and the play starred lee remick who won a tony award nomination for her performance. As it turns out, the doll is actually stuffed with heroin, and a group of criminals led by the ruthless roat alan arkin has followed hendrix back to his place to retrieve it. Wait until dark adam linn went to the louisiana center for the blind in search of life skills but what he got was so much more. The entire dialogue script, all the quotes, the whole shebang.
Robert duvall, mitch ryan and julie herrod were also in the cast. When the sun goes down, the mood is right for heartpounding rom. Detailed information about this film is available from the afi. What became of the cast who played in wait until dark mainly. A film version was released in 1967, and the play was published in the same year. It stars audrey hepburn as a young blind woman, alan arkin as a violent criminal searching for some drugs, and richard crenna as another criminal, supported by jack weston, julie herrod.
Wait until dark soundtrack from 2007, composed by henry mancini. Jul 24, 2015 wait until dark adam linn went to the louisiana center for the blind in search of life skills but what he got was so much more. Terence youngs thriller wait until dark gets a respectable dvd release from warner bros. Dps offers an extensive list of titles that includes many of the most significant plays of the past century. Shop lee remick wait until dark robert duvall james congdon 1966 tryout playbill and more music, movie, and tv memorabilia at amazons entertainment collectibles store.
Audrey hepburn and julie herrod in wait until dark 1967 imdb. She is an actress, known for wait until dark 1967, the doctors and the nurses 1962 and net playhouse 1964. Audrey hepburn was nominated for the academy award for. Spend an evening on the edge of your seat with the genre hitchcock made classic. Julie herrod reprised her role of young gloria for the movie version. When hendrix leaves for business, the crooks make their move and find his blind wife, susy audrey. What became of the cast who played in wait until dark mainly julie herrod. Wait until you have to find the hum for the refrigerator. Wait until dark by terence young audrey hepburn, alan arkin. Watch wait until dark starring audrey hepburn in this drama on directv. Wait until dark film news newspapers books scholar. Wait until dark original, play, drama, broadway opened in new york city feb 2, 1966 and played through dec 31, 1966. Holly and his band, the crickets, are first invited to record in nashville, where they encounter creative differences with the producing staff.
Read the full synopsis of wait until dark, 1967, directed by terence young, with audrey hepburn, alan arkin, richard crenna, at turner classic movies. Audrey hepburn, alan arkin, richard crenna, jack weston, efrem zimbalist jr, samantha jones, julie herrod, frank obrien, gary morgan, jean del val, terence young, audrey hepburn, alan arkin, mel. The wait until dark transcript is here for all you audrey hepburn fans. Audrey hepburn and julie herrod in wait until dark 1967.
Wait until dark character descriptions shelburne players. It starred lee remick and robert duvall as the villain. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central all events. Wait until dark is a play by frederick knott, first performed on broadway in 1966 and often. With audrey hepburn, alan arkin, richard crenna, efrem zimbalist, jr. The tension gathers throughout the play and ends in an explosive final act with the outcome hanging precariously in the balance. Julia quinn is a pseudonym that is used by julie pottinger. The second show of our 2015 season is the gripping frederick knott thriller wait until dark, a heartthumping tale of a blind woman who must fend off a group of seedy drug dealers and thieves who have invaded her apartment using a variety of ruses. Wait until dark in boise at idaho shakespeare festival 2017. Rent wait until dark 1967 starring audrey hepburn and alan arkin on dvd and bluray. View hd trailers and videos for wait until dark on rotten tomatoes. Cbssony 28 ap 118 country japan format lp release date 1976 4 page booklet included of audrey hepburn filmography with stills and information about each film written in. Knotts stage play wait until dark was produced on broadway, in 1966, at the ethel barrymore theatre. Audrey hepburn portrays a photographers blind wife who is trapped in her apartment by an evil trio, ready to murder her to retrieve a heroinfilled doll hidden in her apartment.
This is a collection of horror stories about bizarre. After a flight back home, sam hendrix efrem zimbalist jr. She has been married to philip francis lumsden since august 1, 1992. Wait until dark dvd academy award winner audrey hepburn stars as a young, blind woman whogradually realizes that the man inside her apartment intends to murderherand then realizes that in a darkened apartment. Mark this play title as not familysafe recent updates privacy. Its available to watch on tv, online, tablets, phone. Wait until dark is an innovative, highly entertaining and suspenseful thriller about a. I know, i know, i still need to get the character names in there.194 200 550 461 1069 217 462 1564 378 1259 1584 1170 1059 1622 773 1451 1522 345 1440 611 1099 1272 934 501 543 8 704 302 219 331 1357 378 76 136 304