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The Midnight Man




Stars:  Burt Lancaster, Cameron Mitchell, Susan Clark

Directors:  Roland Kibee and Burt Lancaster
Producer:  
Released:  Universal1974

Story:  A former detective, paroled after serving time for murder, investigates a campus killing with wide-ranging revelations and consequences.

The following represent the actual, reel-by-reel cues from this motion picture.  Feature article to follow later in the year.


Reel 1
1
Ins. Bkg. :27
Come  On  Back  Where You  Belong    -  (Opening)  -  

2
2:05
Robbery  

3
2:51
Come On Back Where You Belong (For: M.T.)

Reel 2

no music


Reel 3

4
 Ins. Bkg. :34
Come On Back Where You Belong (Late Night)

5
Ins.Bkg. :13
Boogaloo - Instr, (Midnight)

6
:25
Come On Back Where You Belong (Late Night)

7
Ins.)  Voc.) Bkg. 2:19
Come On Back Where You Belong - Song

8
Ins.Bkg. :26
Come On Back Where You Belong (Late Night)


Reel 4

no music

9
Ins.Bkg. :37
Come On Back Where You Belong (Newspaper)

10
:35
Taking Candy

11
1:21
Linda's Story

Reel 6

12
Ins.Bkg. ;07
Linda's  Story

Reel 7

13
Ins.Bkg. 2:03
Slade Sleuthing

14
2:49
Man Running

15
:26
Juke box - instr. . (midnight)

16
:08
Juke box - instr. . (midnight)

17
:35
Juke box - instr. . (midnight)

18
Ins.) Voc.) Bkg. :38
Come On Back Where You Belong - Song


Reel 8

19
Ins. Bkg. 2:19
Keep Me Posted

20
Ins.Bkg, :10
Linda and Slade

Reel 9

21
Ins.Bkg. 1:12
Linda and Slade

22
1:18
Cash and Slade

23
:09
Cellar

Reel 10

24
Ins.Bkg, 1:09
Cellar

25
1:57
Fight (Midnight)

26
:37
Fight (Midnight)

27
:33
Virgil Driving

Reel 11

28
Ins.Bkg. :44
Virgil Driving

29
Ins.Bkg. :53
Come On Back Where You Belong (Late Night)

30
:49
Come On Back Where You Belong (Late Night)

31
:35
Slade And Quartz

32
Ins.) Voc.) Bkg. :48
Come On Back Where You Belong - Song


Reel 12

33
Ins.Bkg, 1:13
Come On Back Where You Belong (Conspiracy)

34
Ins.) Voc.) Bkg. 1:50
Come On Back Where You Belong - Song (For: E.T.


All music composed by Dave Grusin.  Lyrics to "Come On Back Where You Belong" by Morgan Ames.


UNIVERSAL PICTURES
 Norlan Productions
November 12, 1973
Music Supervisor:  Hal Mooney








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