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The Key (1958)

NR 07/01/1958 (US) DramaRomanceWar 2h 14m
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He had the life expectancy of a match.


In wartime England, circa 1941, poorly-armed tugs are sent into "U-Boat Alley" to rescue damaged Allied ships. An American named David Ross arrives to captain one of these tugs. He's given a key by a fellow tugboat-man -- a key to an apartment and its pretty female resident. Should something happen to the friend, Ross can use the key.

  1. Carol Reed


  2. Jan de Hartog


  3. Carl Foreman


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  1. William Holden

    William Holden

    Capt. David Ross

  2. Sophia Loren

    Sophia Loren


  3. Trevor Howard

    Trevor Howard

    Capt. Chris Ford

  4. Bernard Lee

    Bernard Lee

    Cmdr. Wadlow

  5. Oskar Homolka

    Oskar Homolka

    Van Dam

  6. Kieron Moore

    Kieron Moore


  7. Noel Purcell

    Noel Purcell

    Hotel Clerk

  8. Bryan Forbes

    Bryan Forbes


  9. Beatrix Lehmann

    Beatrix Lehmann


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The Key
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Original Language English

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