Cry Panic
Written byJack B. Sowards
Directed byJames Goldstone
StarringJohn Forsythe
Earl Holliman
Ralph Meeker
Norman Alden
Claudia McNeil
Anne Francis
Music byKen Lauber
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
ProducersLeonard Goldberg
Aaron Spelling
CinematographyTim Southcott
EditorFolmar Blangsted
Running time74 minutes
Production companiesSpelling-Goldberg Productions
20th Century Fox Television
DistributorSony Pictures Television
20th Television
Original networkABC
Picture formatColor
Audio formatMono
Original release
  • February 6, 1974 (1974-02-06)

Cry Panic is a 1974 American made-for-television mystery film directed by James Goldstone and starring John Forsythe, Earl Holliman, Ralph Meeker, Norman Alden, Claudia McNeil and Anne Francis. The film premiered as the ABC Movie of the Week on February 6, 1974 and was co-produced by Aaron Spelling and Leonard Goldberg.[1]


A man accidentally runs over and kills a pedestrian outside a small town. He begins to suspect that the locals, including the sheriff, are keeping secrets about the victim.


See also


  1. ^ Thomas, Kevin (Feb 6, 1974). "TV MOVIE REVIEW: Forsythe Plagued by Mysteries in 'Panic'". Los Angeles Times. p. e20.