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To Catch a King (1984)

TV Movie  -   -  Thriller | Drama  -  12 February 1984 (USA)
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Two Americans (Robert Wagner, Teri Garr) attempt to thwart a plot to kidnap the Duke of Windsor (John Standing) during a visit to Windsor.

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Elric Becker
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Two Americans (Robert Wagner, Teri Garr) attempt to thwart a plot to kidnap the Duke of Windsor (John Standing) during a visit to Windsor.

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The fate of the world rests in their hands [USA DVD] See more »

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Michael Gothard was thought suitable for the Marcel Bozzuffi part. See more »

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I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues
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Music by Harold Arlen
Lyrics by Ted Koehler
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An Excellent Thriller!
27 June 2010 | by (Antwerp, Belgium) – See all my reviews

A good film, with a lot of great actors (Robert Wagner, Teri Garr and Barbara Perkins.) The film has a good story, and the music is nice (by Nick Bicât). It's a film about a conspiracy to kidnap the Duke Of Windsor, in the year 1940. But a Nightclub singer (Teri Garr) discovers the plot, and with Joe Jackson (Robert Wagner) she tries to protect the Duke against the S.S. and Nazi-Germany.

The film has a nice story, which is based on the book "To Catch A King" by Harry "Jack Higgins" Patterson. The only thing i don't like is the ending.

Thanks for reading my review.


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