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Release Date:
26 November 1966 (USA) See more »
An investigative reporter looks into the murder of a call girl. His investigation unearths her diary... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Anthony Franciosa ... Jeff Dillon

Jill St. John ... Leona Purdy

Jack Klugman ... Ben Welcome

George Macready ... Glenn Howard

Jack Weston ... Griffin

Lee Bowman ... Cruikshank

Robert Duvall ... Eddie Franchot

Nanette Fabray ... Pat

Jay C. Flippen ... Dizzy Shaner

George Furth ... Morgue Attendant
Melodie Johnson ... Belle

Susan Saint James ... Peggy Chan

Nicholas Colasanto ... Detective
Ena Hartman ... Marcia Davenport

John Hoyt ... Larkin
John Francis
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Fritz Feld ... Waiter (uncredited)
Myrna Ross ... Ben Welcome's Secretary & Bodyguard (uncredited)
Olan Soule ... Hotel Manager (uncredited)

Directed by
Stuart Rosenberg 
Writing credits
Ranald MacDougall (teleplay)

Tiffany Thayer (novel "One Woman")

Carol Sobieski  uncredited

Produced by
Ranald MacDougall .... producer
Original Music by
Benny Carter 
Cinematography by
John F. Warren 
Film Editing by
Edward W. Williams 
Art Direction by
John J. Lloyd 
Set Decoration by
John McCarthy Jr.  (as John McCarthy)
George Milo 
Makeup Department
Larry Germain .... hair stylist
Bud Westmore .... makeup artist
Production Management
Ben Bishop .... unit manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Lou Watt .... assistant director
Sound Department
Earl Crain Jr. .... sound
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Vincent Dee .... costume supervisor
Editorial Department
Richard Belding .... editorial supervisor
Robert Brower .... color coordinator
Music Department
Stanley Wilson .... music supervisor

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Additional Details

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100 min
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
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TV debut of Susan Saint James.See more »
Movie Connections:
Followed by "The Name of the Game" (1968)See more »


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