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In a bold coup a Palestinian terrorist group captures the yacht Rosebud and kidnaps the millionaires five daughters on it. At first they demand film clips to be shown on major European TV stations. Undercover agent Martin is hired to hunt the terrorists down. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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The son, who director Otto Preminger had with Gypsy Rose Lee, Erik Lee Preminger, wrote the film's screenplay. The film was Erik Lee's first, final and only ever produced film script, it being one of the key flaws of the movie according to its critics. See more »

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Edward Sloat: My next step will have to be even more violent. That's the law of terrorism.
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The opening credits consist of a single screen that bears the title, the statement 'an Otto Preminger Film' the copyright by United Artist and an illustration designed by Saul Bass. See more »

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References Citizen Kane (1941) See more »

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I Guess the Lord Must Be in New York City
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A good, light film for the family
2 October 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I first saw this film in 1975 when it was first released. I was on a first date. 30 years later I am still with that date.

Rosebud holds many memories for us as it was the first of many films we saw together.

This is a lighthearted film, it's not written for the highly intellectual but it does have some very good actors. If you want a family film without too much violence or bad language this is the one for you.

The director is of cause world renowned. One of his earlier films, but definitely not to be knocked until you've seen it. ENJOY


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