Cross is an old hand at the CIA, in charge of assassinating high-ranking foreign personalities who are an obstacle to the policies of the USA. He often teams up with Frenchman Jean Laurier, alias "Scorpio", a gifted free-lance operative. One day, the CIA orders Scorpio to eliminate Cross -- and leaves him no choice but to obey. Scorpio is cold-blooded and very systematic; however, as a veteran agent, Cross knows many tricks. He can also rely upon a network of unusual personal contacts, some dating back to the troubled years preceding WWII. A lethal game of hide-and-seek is programmed, but what are the true motives of every single player? Written by
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When Scorpio wants you... there is no place to hide!
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Did You Know?
It is rumored that Burt Lancaster had in his contract that his gymnastic equipment be shipped, set up & struck at each location so he could work out to keep in shape. See more
In the alley just prior to the rear-ending of the tail car the tail says "I can't see him, he must have got out and run" yet Cross' car's brake lights are clearly on, meaning somebody is in the car with their foot on the brake pedal. See more
Toasting himself and Zharckov "Here's to dinosaurs".
Referenced in School of the Holy Beast
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Music by Hugo de Groot
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