Joseph Rearden (Paul Newman) takes the fall for a robbery and winds up in the Scrubs. From there, he escapes in the company of a convicted spy and is taken to a remote manor at an unknown location where he is kept isolated. He overpowers his guard and flees, but nothing is quite what it seems in this drama of intrigue as Rearden pursues his quarry from Ireland to Malta.
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, an American actor, played a British Agent who impersonated an Australian thief to get close to a Russian spy, and finally they end up in Ireland, where he's given a fake Canadian passport by French actress Dominique Sanda
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In the first office meeting, the telephone handset cord switches from the left to right side of the cradle between shots. See more
[offering Reardon a cigarette from his mouth in the prison yard
Here you are.
Take it. I've only got syph.
What're you in for?
[Reardon turns around
Exposing yourself to a blind woman.
UK theatrical release was cut for violence to secure an AA rating with heavy edits to the beating of Reardon and shots of Gerda being kicked and hit with a gun. All later video and DVD releases are uncut and 15 rated. See more
Referenced in No Country for Old Men