A middle-aged man is introduced to a company which offers him a chance to fake his death and receive a completely new identity, look and life. One of the most overlooked masterpiece films of the period – a fascinating, bizzare and unnerving thriller directed by John Frankenheimer.
Claustrophobic, Noir-esque cinematography the legendary James Wong Howe.
A psychological thriller with horror and sci-fi elements. Despite telling the story of a man’s mid-life crisis, Seconds also bears a metaphorical view of dehumanization in society and the false values which plague humanity to this day.
The screenplay by Lewis John Carlino is based on the novel of the same name by David Ely.
Seconds Cast: Rock Hudson, Salome Jens, John Randolph, Richard Anderson, Jeff Corey