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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 ...
Mrs. Ambler (as Rene Ray)
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David Williams ...
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Diana Lambert ...
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 typical exciting Francis Durbridge murder mystery.
16 June 2001 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

When Dr Latimer ( John Mills ) is asked by a friend ,to pick up a German actress, from London airport, and take her to her hotel, he agrees,later when he returns to his flat he finds the body of the murdered actress. This leads Mills into a world of blackmail, murder and a fake passport scam John Mills gives his usual solid performance, and other British stalwarts Derek Farr,Wilfred Hyde-White, Lionel Jeffries and Ronald Culver, make this film well worth watching.


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