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William Beddoes
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Aurora / Celeste da Costa
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Amy Franklin
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Steve / Antonio
Robert Coote ...
Hatton / Jones
Roland Culver ...
Doctor Mathieson
Grégoire Aslan ...
Florian
Cecil Parker ...
Sir Huntley Frazier
Dulcie Gray ...
Mrs. Mathieson
Martin Benson ...
Politanu
Peter Illing ...
Zarik
Niall MacGinnis ...
Ship's Captain
Virgilio Teixeira ...
Inspector Rodrigues
Isabel Dean ...
Miss Bannister
Daniele Vargas ...
Osman
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A Man Gets Killed  »

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T.E.B. Clarke's first version of the script retained the central character's nationality as British, but he was Americanized in the Richard L. Breen rewrites. See more »

Goofs

In the airport, the taxi leaves as soon as Robert Coote and James Garner enter. But a few minutes later, Mr Coote says (in Portuguese) the destination, a long time after entering the cab. See more »

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Strangers in the Night
Written by Bert Kaempfert, Charles Singleton and Eddie Snyder
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I would love to see this movie out in DVD!
17 July 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Funny the things you remember as a kid. I saw this movie with my grandparents at a drive-in and never saw it again. But I clearly remember the plot and characters. It was funny, entertaining, and well worth seeing again. I've been checking everywhere for it on DVD and would like to be notified when it comes out on DVD. Movies like this don't come around often. With the invention of computer animation and high cost movie budgets there seems to be a lack of true screenplay and character building -- "A Man Could Get Killed" was simple, well acted and memorable -- what more could you ask for in a movie? I strongly recommend seeing it if you get the chance.


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