The Man with a Cloak
is an American thriller film first released in Sweden on 8th September 1952,
directed by Fletcher Markle.
Cinematography was by George J. Folsey and the film was scored by David Raksin.
It is based on a story by John Dickson Carr and stars Joseph Cotten, Barbara Stanwyck, Louis Calhern, Leslie Caron and Joe De Santis.
It is a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer production, produced by Stephen Ames and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
It is a black and white film and runs to 1 hour and 24 minutes.
Our overall rating for The Man with a Cloak
is: good - passable entertainment.
The actor Joseph Cotten has also appeared in: Citizen Kane
The Abominable Dr. Phibes
Other drama/thriller films of the 1950s from USA that are recommended viewing include: John Huston's The Asphalt Jungle
Fritz Lang's The Blue Gardenia
Robert Wise's The House on Telegraph Hill
Richard Quine's Pushover
Alfred Hitchcock's Vertigo