A Senate investigation into the President's newly-nominated Secretary of State gives light to a secret from the past, which may not only ruin the candidate, but the President's character as well.

  1. Otto Preminger


  2. Allen Drury


  3. Wendell Mayes


Top Billed Cast

  1. Henry Fonda

    Henry Fonda

    Robert A. Leffingwell

  2. Charles Laughton

    Charles Laughton

    Senator Seabright Cooley

  3. Don Murray

    Don Murray

    Senator Brigham Anderson

  4. Walter Pidgeon

    Walter Pidgeon

    Senate Majority Leader

  5. Peter Lawford

    Peter Lawford

    Senator Lafe Smith

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Status Released

Release Information

  • June 6, 1962


Original Language English

Runtime 2h 19m

Budget -

Revenue -



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