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Espionage thriller starring Charles Bronson
Lee Remick
In the US, a renegade KGB agent is activating Telefon, a network of deep-cover spies, hypnotised to carry out suicide missions against military targets. The missions are triggered by a phone call, and fellow KGB agent Borzov must find the fanatic before Telefon starts the Third World War.
Director Don Siegel (1977. PG)
# See Films: pages 52-60 ***


Unknown: Charles Bronson
Unknown: Lee Remick
Director: Don Siegel
Grigori Borzov: Charles Bronson
Barbara: Lee Remick
NicolaiDalchimsky: Donald Pleasence
Dorothy Putterman: Tyne Daly
Colonel Malchenko: Alan Badel
General Strelsky: Patrick Magee
Marie Wills: Sheree North
Harley Sandburg: Frank Marth
Emma Stark: Helen Pagecamp

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