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Man Afraid
Directed byHarry Keller
Written byHerb Meadow
Story byDaniel B. Ullman
Produced byGordon Kay
StarringGeorge Nader
Phyllis Thaxter
Tim Hovey
CinematographyRussell Metty
Edited byTed J. Kent
Music byHenry Mancini
Universal Pictures
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release dates
  • April 4, 1957 (1957-04-04) (New York City)
  • June 5, 1957 (1957-06-05) (Los Angeles)
Running time
84 minutes
CountryUnited States

Man Afraid is a 1957 American film noir directed by Harry Keller and starring George Nader, Phyllis Thaxter and Tim Hovey.


A minister (George Nader) accidentally kills a young burglar. The father of the burglar (Eduard Franz) sets out to revenge his son's death by threatening the minister's son.


See also