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The Public Eye (1972)

Follow Me! (original title)
When a straight-laced British accountant marries a free-spirited American, he starts trying to change her. His wife doesn't keep regular hours, so he suspects an affair and hires a ... See full summary »

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Belinda
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Julian Cristoforou
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Charles
Margaret Rawlings ...
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Miss Framer
Dudley Foster ...
Mr. Mayhew
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Sir Philip Crouch
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When a straight-laced British accountant marries a free-spirited American, he starts trying to change her. His wife doesn't keep regular hours, so he suspects an affair and hires a detective (Topol). The wife notices she is being followed, and maintaining their distance she and the detective explore London for 10 days in a game of follow-the-leader without ever exchanging a word. Written by A. Farley

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21 July 1972 (West Germany)  »

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The Public Eye  »

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This was the last film to be directed by Sir Carol Reed. See more »

Quotes

Dinner Guest: No thank you, darling. If I eat one TEENY little anchovy, I'll be coiled like a hoop all night long.
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Connections

Features The Brides of Dracula (1960) See more »

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Follow Follow
Music by John Barry
Lyrics by Don Black
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Great Movie,with enticing song.
10 June 2001 | by (British Columbia Canada) – See all my reviews

I have seen this movie twice, have been searching for it ever since. The music is so incredible, I still sing it in my head and play it on the piano from memory, but its fading fast, it has been twenty years since I saw it. I am so looking forward to getting the video if only someone could help find it.


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