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The Great Manhunt (1950)
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104 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

In post-WW2 Europe, when the dictator of a small police state dies during surgery, the operating surgeon, who's a visiting American doctor, is held captive in order to preserve the terrible state secret.
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Writer
Sidney Gilliat (screenplay)
Cinematographer
Editor
Thelma Connell (as Thelma Myers)
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Updated Jul 3, 1950

Release date
Oct 4, 1950 (United States)

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44 cast members
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Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
Dr. John Marlowe Dr. John Marlowe   See fewer
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Glynis Johns
Lisa Robinson Lisa Robinson   See fewer
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Jack Hawkins
Colonel Galcon Colonel Galcon   See fewer
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Walter Rilla
General Niva General Niva   See fewer
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Hans Moser
Sigrist Sigrist   See fewer
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Karel Stepanek
Dr. Revo Dr. Revo   See fewer
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Leonard Sachs
Dr. Poldoi Dr. Poldoi   See fewer
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Herbert Lom
Karl Theodor Karl Theodor   See fewer
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Robert Ayres
Arthur J. Buckman Arthur J. Buckman   See fewer
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Howard Douglas
Clubman Clubman   See fewer
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Martin Boddey
Clubman Clubman   See fewer
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Russell Waters
Clubman Clubman   See fewer
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Arthur Howard
Clubman Clubman   See fewer
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Carl Jaffe
Janovic Prada / Tugboat Captain (as Carl JaffĂ©) Janovic Prada / Tugboat Captain (as Carl JaffĂ©)   See fewer
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Gerard Heinz
Tomasi Bendel Tomasi Bendel   See fewer
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Leo Bieber
Man at Telephone Box Man at Telephone Box   See fewer
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Nelly Arno
Barber Shop Manager Barber Shop Manager   See fewer
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Paul Demel
Barber Barber   See fewer
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Danny Green
Taxi Driver Taxi Driver   See fewer
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Anton Diffring
State Police Officer at Theatre State Police Officer at Theatre   See fewer
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Peter Illing
Macco - the Magician Macco - the Magician   See fewer
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Arthur Mainzer
Compere (as Arthur Reynolds) Compere (as Arthur Reynolds)   See fewer
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Richard Molinas
Red Nose Red Nose   See fewer
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Eric Pohlmann
Cable Car Conductor Cable Car Conductor   See fewer
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Louis Wiechert
Christian Christian   See fewer
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Gerik Schjelderup
Bartorek Bartorek   See fewer
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Henrik Jacobsen
Mountain Soldier Mountain Soldier   See fewer
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Guido Lorraine
Lieutenant Prachi Lieutenant Prachi   See fewer
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Olga Lowe
Baba 'Robinson' - Taller Singer Baba 'Robinson' - Taller Singer   See fewer
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Therese Van Kye
Teresa 'Robinson' - Shorter Singer Teresa 'Robinson' - Shorter Singer   See fewer
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Robert Cawdron
State Policeman (uncredited) State Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alexis Chesnakov
Francks (uncredited) Francks (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marianne Deeming
Sophie (uncredited) Sophie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gerry Judge
Passerby (uncredited) Passerby (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arsene Kirilloff
Vilnik (uncredited) Vilnik (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Marner
2nd Officer at Billin Police Headquarters (uncredited) 2nd Officer at Billin Police Headquarters (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ferdy Mayne
Mountain Regiment Officer (uncredited) Mountain Regiment Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat Neal
Nursing Sister (uncredited) Nursing Sister (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Skinner
Man in Background (uncredited) Man in Background (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gordon Tanner
Joe (uncredited) Joe (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alessandro Tasca
State Radio Commentator (voice) (uncredited) State Radio Commentator (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Wadham
Man on Theatre Stage (uncredited) Man on Theatre Stage (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ian Wallace
Butler at Club (uncredited) Butler at Club (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.1 / 10 | 468 votes