A tell-all book alleges that the British government assassinated an Iranian general in the 1950s and helped topple a regime. Ordered to prevent its publication, Palfrey suspects a government cover-up.

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Mr Palfrey
Caroline Blakiston ...
Co-Ordinator
Clive Wood ...
Blair
Briony McRoberts ...
Caroline
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Adrian Vyner
Paul Herzberg ...
Lester Dearborn
David Quilter ...
John McNair
David Savile ...
Forbes
John Bailey ...
Lord Lesley
Auriol Smith ...
Miss Picard
Ahmed Khalil ...
Sheikh
Hugh Cross ...
President of Society
Roy Herrick ...
Barber
Claire Williamson ...
Manicurist
Martyn Whitby ...
Police Sergeant
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A tell-all book alleges that the British government assassinated an Iranian general in the 1950s and helped topple a regime. Ordered to prevent its publication, Palfrey suspects a government cover-up.

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21 May 1985 (UK)  »

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Blair: Who was he, anyway?
Mr Palfrey: Who?
Blair: Jehosophat.
Mr Palfrey: Oh, goodness knows. I only know he went around jumping.
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A Mass of Life
Music by Frederick Delius
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