The Hanged Man (1964 film)

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The Hanged Man
Genre Drama
Based on Ride the Pink Horse novel by Dorothy B. Hughes
Written by Jack Laird
Stanford Whitmore
Directed by Don Siegel
Starring Robert Culp
Edmond O'Brien
Vera Miles
Norman Fell
Seymour Cassel
Stan Getz
Archie Moore
Music by Benny Carter
Stanley Wilson
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Producer(s) Raymond Wagner
Cinematography Bud Thackery
Editor(s) Richard Belding
Running time 87 minutes
Production company(s) Revue Studios
Distributor NBC (US)
Universal Studios (West Germany)
Original network NBC
Original release November 18, 1964 (1964-11-18)

The Hanged Man is a 1964 American made-for-television drama film directed by Don Siegel, in which a gunman seeks to avenge the death of his friend, who he believes was murdered. It is considered the second television film in broadcast history. It debuted on NBC on November 18, 1964.

The story is based on Ride the Pink Horse, a 1947 film based on a novel by Dorothy B. Hughes.


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