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MAN ON A STRING


Title of the Film MAN ON A STRING
Alternative Titles CONFESSIONS OF A COUNTERSPY; TEN YEARS A COUNTERSPY
English Titles  
Year of Release 1960
Country of Origin US
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 92
Length (in meters) 2537
Colour b/w
Genre Drama, Crime
Based on/Source Book "Ten Years as a Counterspy" by Boris Morros and Charles Samuels
Production Companies RD-DR Corporation
Producer(s) Louis de Rochemont
Director André de Toth
Cast Ernest Borgnine, Kerwin Mathews, Colleen Dewhurst, Alexander Scourby, Vladimir Sokoloff, Eva Pflug, Carl Jaffe, Michael Mellinger
Literature Variety, 13 April 1960
Kine Weekly, 21 April 1960
New York Times, 21 May 1960
Times, 30 May 1960
Monthly Film Bulletin, June 1960
Special notes Schreenplay by John Kafka and Virginia Shaler




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