Panic in the Streets(Movie, 1950)

1h 36min | Genres: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Panic in the StreetsRating: 3.5/5 (with 31 votes)
Movie poster of Panic in the Streets

Where to watch Panic in the Streets (cinema/streaming/download)?

"Panic in the Streets" is currently available on 2 providers. Panic in the Streets can be rented on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (SD/HD/4K) or purchased on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (as a download from the website or as a Blu-ray Disc/DVD).

Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 36min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 36min
Also available at on: DVD

Awards & Nominations for Panic in the Streets

Academy Award for Best Story National Board of Review: Top Ten Films Academy Award for Best Story

About Panic in the Streets

One night in the New Orleans slums, vicious hoodlum Blackie and his friends kill an illegal immigrant who won too much in a card game. Next morning, Dr. Clint Reed of the Public Health Service confirms the dead man had pneumonic plague. To prevent a catastrophic epidemic, Clint must find and inoculate the killers and their associates, with the reluctant aid of police captain Tom Warren, despite official skepticism, and in total secrecy, lest panic empty the city. Can a doctor turn detective? He has 48 hours to try...

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Trailer for Panic in the Streets + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Trailer 1(Trailer, 2:13)

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Trailer 1 (Trailer) | Trailers From Hell (Featurette)

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: Greek (EL), English (EN), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Translated into 9 languages: German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Italian (IT), Dutch (NL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 08/04/1950 (World premiere: 07/27/1950)
Director: Elia Kazan
Producer: Sol C. Siegel
Screenwriter: Richard Murphy, Daniel Fuchs, Daniel Fuchs
Film Editor: Harmon Jones
Director of Photography: Joseph MacDonald
Composer: Billie Holiday
Production Designer: Thomas Little
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Unter Geheimbefehl"
"Pánico en las calles"
"Pânico nas Ruas"
Color: Black & White (B/W)

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:11645, Added: 02/18/2018, Last updated: 07/19/2020