Checkpoint (1956)

12/25/1956 (GB) CrimeDramaThriller 1h 24m
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Overview

Stanley Baker's O'Donovan is sent to steal the plans of a rival company's racing car designs, to ensure his employers win the competition. However, when opening a safe containing the plans, he triggers an alarm leading to a gun battle where he kills a number of people. James Robertson Justice, alarmed by the scandal surrounding the killings, orders his agent be killed surreptitiously to hide his involvement with the plot. The film uses original footage from the Mille Miglia , an Italian open-road endurance race, featuring classic period racing cars.

  1. Ralph Thomas

    Director

  2. Robin Estridge

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Anthony Steel

    Anthony Steel

    Bill Fraser

  2. Odile Versois

    Odile Versois

    Francesca

  3. Stanley Baker

    Stanley Baker

    O'Donovan

  4. James Robertson Justice

    James Robertson Justice

    Warren Ingram

  5. Maurice Denham

    Maurice Denham

    Ted Thornhill

  6. Michael Medwin

    Michael Medwin

    Ginger

  7. Paul Müller

    Paul Müller

    Petersen

  8. Lee Patterson

    Lee Patterson

    Johnny Carpenter

  9. Anne Heywood

    Anne Heywood

    Gabriela

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Checkpoint
Checkpoint

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

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