R | | Action, Crime, Drama
An escaped con, on the run from the law, moves into a married couple's house and takes over their lives.
The original Broadway production of "The Desperate Hours", written by Joseph Hayes opened on February 10, 1955, at the Ethel Barrymore Theater, where it ran for two hundred twelve performances until August 13, 1955. The play had previously opened in New Haven's Shubert Theatre in 1955, before re-launching on Broadway in August 1955.
You never trusted me before. You have to trust me now.
Michael Bosworth: I blow her head off, Timmy.
$1,367,657 8 October 1990
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