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Midweek Cinema: The Mask of Dimitrios

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starring Sidney Greenstreet Peter Lorre , Zachary Scott
Historian A. J. P. Taylor chose a taut thriller as his kind of movie. On a morning in 1938, a body is washed ashore on a beach in Istanbul and identified as Dimitrios Makropoulos , a notorious criminal. What kind of man rises from Greek peasant to become one of the most wanted men in Europe? Cornelius Leyden , detective-story writer, is determined to find out.
Screenplay by FRANK GRUBER
Based on the novel by ERIC AMBLER Produced by HENRY BLANKE Directed by JEAN NEGULESCO
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Contributors

Unknown: Sidney Greenstreet
Unknown: Peter Lorre
Unknown: Zachary Scott
Unknown: Historian A. J. P. Taylor
Unknown: Dimitrios Makropoulos
Unknown: Cornelius Leyden
Unknown: Frank Gruber
Novel By: Eric Ambler
Produced By: Henry Blanke
Directed By: Jean Negulesco
Mr Peters: Sidney Greenstreet
Dimitrios: Zachary Scott
Irana: Faye Emerson
Leyden: Peter Lorre
,Grodek: Victor Francen
Bulic: Steven Geray
'Mme Chevez: Florence Bates
Werner: Georges Metaxa

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Midweek Cinema: The Mask of Dimitrios

BBC Two England, 1 February 1979 20.30






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