Two British agents are murdered by a mysterious Neo-Nazi organization in West Berlin. The British Secret Service sends agent Quiller to investigate. Soon Quiller is confronted with Neo-Nazi chief “Oktober” and involved in a dangerous game where each side tries to find out the enemy’s headquarters at any price.
George Segal as Quiller
George Segal was born on February 13, 1934 in New York City, New York, to Fannie Blanche (Bodkin) and George Segal Sr., a malt and hop agent. All of his grandparents were Russian Jewish immigrants. After a stint in the military, he made his bones as a stage actor before being cast in his first meaty film role in The Young Doctors (1961). His…..
Alec Guinness as Pol
Alec Guinness was an English actor. He is known for his six collaborations with David Lean: Herbert Pocket in Great Expectations (1946), Fagin in Oliver Twist (1948), Col. Nicholson in The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor), Prince Faisal in Lawrence of Arabia (1962), General Yevgraf Zhivago in Doctor Zhivago…..
Max von Sydow as Oktober
Max von Sydow was born Carl Adolf von Sydow on April 10, 1929 in Lund, Skåne, Sweden, to a middle-class family. He was the son of Baroness Maria Margareta (Rappe), a teacher, and Carl Wilhelm von Sydow, an ethnologist and folklore professor. His surname traces back to his partial German ancestry. When he was in high school, he and a few fellow…..
Senta Berger as Inge Lindt
Senta Berger was born in 1941 in Vienna, Austria to her father Josef Berger who was a musician and her mother Therese Berger, a school teacher. Senta and her father performed together when she was just four years old. She sang and her dad played the piano. At five years old, she took ballet lessons and at 14, Berger turned to acting taking private…..
George Sanders as Gibbs.
George Sanders was born of English parents in St. Petersburg, Russia. He worked in a Birmingham textile mill, in the tobacco business and as a writer in advertising. He entered show business in London as a chorus boy, going from there to cabaret, radio and theatrical understudy. His film debut, in 1936, was as Curly Randall in Find the Lady (1936)…..
Robert Helpmann as Weng
Robert Murray Helpmann was born in Mount Gambier, Australia, as the eldest of three children born to stock and station agent James Murray Helpman and Mary Gardiner. After the family moved to Adelaide in 1914, Helpmann was educated at Prince Alfred’s College, but he soon left school at the age of 14 to focus on dance, specifically ballet. He was…..
Robert Flemyng as Rushington
Robert Flemyng was born on January 3, 1912 in Liverpool, England, UK. He was an actor and producer, known for Funny Face (1957), Battle of Britain (1969) and Kafka (1991). He was previously married to Carmen Martha Sugars. He died on May 22, 1995 in London, England, UK…..
Peter Carsten as Hengel
Peter Carsten was born on April 30, 1928 in Weißenburg, Bavaria, Germany. He was an actor and producer, known for A Study in Terror (1965), The Mercenaries (1968) and 11 Uhr 20 (1970). He was previously married to Lilijana, ??? and Divna. He died on April 20, 2012 in Lucija, Slovenia…..
London-born Michael Anderson began his career in films as an office boy at Elstree studios. By 1938, he had progressed up the ladder to become assistant director for distinguished film makers Noël Coward, David Lean and Anthony Asquith. Shortly after, during wartime with the Royal Signals Corps (Army Kinematograph Service), Anderson made the…..