Rent Suddenly on DVD


1954 Rated NR 1hr 16m

To kill the United States president, ex-soldier-turned-assassin John Baron (Frank Sinatra) and two cohorts invade a house in the town of Suddenly, Calif. As he prepares to make his risky move during the president's scheduled visit, Baron harasses the house's residents. Featuring strong performances, this tense thriller also stars Nancy Gates as widowed pacifist Ellen and Sterling Hayden as local law enforcer Sheriff Shaw.

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Movie Details

  • Top 100 Thrills nominee
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Contains both the b&w and colorized versions of the film; interactive menus; scene access.