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The Circle (1957)
"The Vicious Circle" (original title)

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When Dr Howard Latimer finds the German Actress that he has just met at London Airport murdered in his flat, it leads him into the world of murder, blackmail and a fake passport scam.

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Maj. Harrington aka Robert Brady (as Wilfrid Hyde White)
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Dr. George Kimber
René Ray ...
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Hal Osmond ...
Joe - Golf Caddy
Gillian Moran
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When Dr Howard Latimer finds the German Actress that he has just met at London Airport murdered in his flat, it leads him into the world of murder, blackmail and a fake passport scam.

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Kaufmann phones Latimer asking him to collect Frieda Veldon from London Airport on the 3:15 flight from Berlin. Putting the receiver down Latimer tells Windsor he's to meet her at 6pm - but no such arrival time was stated. See more »

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Soldiers of the Queen
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Music by Leslie Stuart
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A Hitchcockian mystery story
7 September 2000 | by See all my reviews

"The Vicious Circle" is a very unknown British mystery story. Like many Hitchcock movies, it's about a man who is being accused of a crime he didn't commit, and does everything he can to prove it. This time it's a Dr. Latimer (John Mills), who finds a murdered German actress from his floor. As an honest man, the doctor calls Scotland Yard, which turns out to be a big mistake...

There's really nothing special in this little movie. Still, watching the film is an entertaining way to pass time. I enjoyed following the plot development. Fine actors are a plus.


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