The Amateur



A researcher for the CIA who convinces his superiors to send him to the eastern bloc in order to avenge the murder of his wife by enemy agents discovers a web of deception underneath his wife's death.

  1. Robert Littell

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. Charles Jarrott


  3. Diana Maddox


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  1. John Savage

    John Savage

    Charles Heller

  2. Christopher Plummer

    Christopher Plummer

    Professor Lakos

  3. Marthe Keller

    Marthe Keller


  4. Arthur Hill

    Arthur Hill


  5. Nicholas Campbell

    Nicholas Campbell


Full Cast & Crew

The Amateur
The Amateur


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Status Released

Release Information

  • February 12, 1982


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 52m

Budget $10,000,000.00

Revenue $6,892,098.00



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