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The Prize


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Paul Newman , Elke Sommer with Diane Baker , Micheline Presle and In this exciting thriller adapted from Irving Wallace 's best-seller, Paul Newman plays a hard-bitten woman-chasing novelist visiting Stockholm to receive the Nobel Prize. What is it, he wonders, that is odd about Dr Stratman, winner of the prize for science? When he uses his suspicions as the beginning of a new detective plot, fiction alarmingly turns into fact!
Screenplay by ERNEST LEHMAN
Based on the novel by IRVING WALLACE Director MARK ROBSON
(Christmas Films: pages 14-15)


Unknown: Paul Newman
Unknown: Elke Sommer
Unknown: Diane Baker
Unknown: Micheline Presle
Unknown: Irving Wallace
Unknown: Paul Newman
Play By: Ernest Lehman
Novel By: Irving Wallace
Director: Mark Robson
Producer: Pandro S. Berman
Dr Stratman: Edward G Robinson
Andrew Craig: Paul Newman
Dr Max Stratman: Edward G Robinson
Inger Lisa Andersen: Elke Sommer
Emily Stratman: Diane Baker
Dr Denise Marceau: Micheline Presle
Dr Carlo Farelli: - Sergio Fantoni
Dr John Garrett: Kevin McCarthy
Count Bertil Jacobsson: Leo G. Carroll
Daranyi: Sacha Pitoeff

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