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On the evening of his decoration for bringing a murderer to justice, Washington DC Police Captain Frank Matthews' wife, and her lover are murdered in bed. Jailed as the prime suspect, with the aforementioned murderer released on a technicality Matthews escapes in search of the man he believes to be the real killer.

  1. Stanley Niss


  2. George Schaefer


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  1. George Peppard

    George Peppard

    Capt. Frank Matthews

  2. Jean Seberg

    Jean Seberg

    Adele Matthews

  3. Richard Kiley

    Richard Kiley

    Woodrow Wilson King

  4. Charles McGraw

    Charles McGraw

    Deputy Chief John P. Hildebrand

  5. Madeleine Sherwood

    Madeleine Sherwood

    Mrs. Eileen Sanderson

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Status Released

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  • March 20, 1969


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 42m

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