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Saturday Night at the Movies: The Black Windmill


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Michael Caine with Joseph O'Conor , Donald Pleasence John Tarrant - an agent in the Department of Subversive Warfare - is investigating an international arms syndicate. While on his secret mission, he learns that his young son David has been kidnapped. What follows involves Tarrant in a fight not only for his son, but an attempt to uncover the spy in the midst of the espionage department.
Screenplay by LEIGH VANCE
Based on ths novel Seven Days to a Killing by CLIVE EGLETON
Directed by DON SIEGEL. Films: page 17


Unknown: Michael Caine
Unknown: Joseph O'Conor
Unknown: Donald Pleasence
Unknown: John Tarrant
Play By: Leigh Vance
Unknown: Clive Egleton
Directed By: Don Siegel.
Major John Tarrant: Michael Caine
Sir Edward Julyan: Joseph O'Conor
Cedric Harper: Donald Pleasence
McKee: John Vernon
Alex Tarrant: Janet Suzman
Ceil Burrows: Delphine Seyrig
Chief Supt Wray: Joss Ackland
Alf Chesterman: Clive Revill
Mike McCarthy: Edward Hardwicke
Thickset MI5 man: David Daker
Bateson: Denis Quilley
James Stroud: Paul Moss

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Saturday Night at the Movies: The Black Windmill

BBC One London, 1 September 1979 20.15

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