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The Deadly Affair

(1967)

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| Film | United Kingdom | Colour | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller | 1h 55min |
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| Stars: James Mason, Simone Signoret, Maximilian Schell | Director: Sidney Lumet

A Foreign Office man apparently commits suicide; his colleague is unconvinced and finally uncovers a spy ring

From the author of ‘The Spy Who Came in from the Cold’

Cast

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British actor James Mason wears a black dinner jacket and bow tie
Charles Dobbs
Simone Signoret
Elsa Fennan
Maximilian Schell
Dieter Frey
Harriet Andersson
Ann Dobbs
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Harry Andrews
Inspector Mendel
Kenneth Haigh
Bill Appleby
Roy Kinnear
Adam Scarr
Max Adrian
Morton – Adviser
Lynn Redgrave
Virgin Bumpus
Robert Flemyng
Samuel Fennan
Leslie Sands
Inspector
Corin Redgrave
Terry
Murray Brown
Nobleman
Michael Bryant
Gaveston
William Dysart
Nobleman
Paul Hardwick
Young Mortimer
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Reviews

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Compulsive if heavy-going thriller from the sour-about-spies era, deliberately glum, photographed against the shabbiest possible London backgrounds in muddy colour. Solidly entertaining for sophisticated grown-ups. (Halliwell’s)

Pictures

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Main title from The Deadly Affair (1967) (7)

Production

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Sidney Lumet
Director / Producer
Paul Dehn
Writer (screenplay)

Companies

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Columbia Pictures Corporation
Production company
Sidney Lumet Film Productions
Production company
British Lion-Columbia Distributors (BLC)
Distribution company