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Candidate for Murder (1962)

The professional killer Kersten arrives in England and is hired by Donald Edwards to murder his wife Helene. But Helene's lover Robert Vaughan discovers the plot and he trails Kersten and Edwards to a country cottage.

Director:

David Villiers

Writer:

Lukas Heller (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Gough ... Donald Edwards
Erika Remberg ... Helene Edwards
Hans von Borsody ... Kersten (as Hans Borsody)
John Justin ... Robert Vaughan
Paul Whitsun-Jones Paul Whitsun-Jones ... Phillips
Vanda Godsell ... Betty Conlon
Jerold Wells ... Police Inspector
Anneke Wills ... Jacqueline (as Annika Wills)
Victor Charrington Victor Charrington ... Barman
Ray Smith Ray Smith ... Chauffeur
Norma Parnell Norma Parnell ... Guest at Party
Odette Nash Odette Nash ... Guest at Party
Gabriella Licudi ... Guest at Party
Luanshya Greer Luanshya Greer ... Guest at Party (as Pamela Greer)
Richard Bidlake Richard Bidlake ... Guest at Party
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Storyline

The professional killer Kersten arrives in England and is hired by Donald Edwards to murder his wife Helene. But Helene's lover Robert Vaughan discovers the plot and he trails Kersten and Edwards to a country cottage.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 September 1966 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Edgar Wallace: Candidato Para Un Asesinato See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Merton Park Studios See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

One of a series of second feature films based on Edgar Wallace novels, released between 1960 and 1965 in British cinemas. The films were later sold to American TV and screened there as The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (1959). See more »

Crazy Credits

The credits play over a shot of Kersten's body lying in the mud. See more »

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Featured in Censura: Alguns Cortes (1999) See more »

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