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Touch Of Evil

When a car bomb explodes on the American side of the U.S./Mexico border, Mexican drug enforcement agent Miguel Vargas (Charlton Heston) begins his investigation, along with American police captain Hank Quinlan (Orson Welles). When Vargas begins to suspect that Quinlan and his shady partner, Menzies (Joseph Calleia), are planting evidence to frame an innocent man, his investigations into their possible corruption quickly put himself and his new bride, Susie (Janet Leigh), in jeopardy.

Release Date

February 1958

Running Time

111 minutes

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Charlton Heston

Charlton Heston

Janet Leigh

Janet Leigh

Orson Welles

Orson Welles


Director Orson Welles

Screenplay Orson Welles

Producer Albert Zugsmith

Cinematography Russell Metty

Editing Virgil Vogel, Aaron Stell

Music Henry Mancini

Distributor Universal-International

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