Cat burglar Henry Clarke and his accomplices, the Moreaus, attempt to steal diamonds from the château of millionaire Salinas. However, Henry's partners in crime aren't the most emotionally stable people.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Henry Stuart Clarke
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Fé Moreau
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Richard Moreau
Nanette Newman ...
Girl
David Buck ...
Salinas
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Fillmore
Carlos Pierre ...
Antonio
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Dr. Delgado
Renata Tarragó ...
Guitar Soloist (as Renata Tarrago)
Emilio Rodríguez ...
Police Captain
Carmen Dene ...
Masseuse
Geraldine Sherman ...
Delgado's Receptionist
Reg Howell ...
Spanish Chauffeur
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Symphony Orchestra Conductor
Santiago Rivero ...
Armed Guard
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Cat burglar Henry Clarke and his accomplices, the Moreaus, attempt to steal diamonds from the château of millionaire Salinas. However, Henry's partners in crime aren't the most emotionally stable people.

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Crime | Drama

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Angustia mortal  »

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1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Final film of Eric Portman. See more »

Quotes

Henry Stuart Clarke: I don't want to perpetuate myself.
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Connections

Referenced in Naked Angels (1969) See more »

Soundtracks

Romance For Guitar And Orchestra
Composed by John Barry
Guitar Solo by Renata Tarragó
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GREAT SOUNDTRACK, SO-SO FILM
3 December 2003 | by (Norman, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

It's a shame this movie was such a failure, because subsequently one of the greatest 60's film scores I've ever heard has been buried along with it. John Barry has never done finer work, and even appears on-camera to conduct one of the brilliant pieces he composed. If you ever get a chance to see this film on TV, and you get bored by it, just leave the sound on. You'll get quite a treat.


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