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The Defector (1966)

16 10/20/1966 (US) DramaThriller 1h 40m
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An American scientist is sent by the CIA to East Germany to retrieve a secret microfilm from a Soviet scientist interested in defecting to the West but the Stasi secret police's surveillance complicates matters.

  1. Raoul Lévy

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Paul Thomas


  3. Robert Guenette


Top Billed Cast

  1. Montgomery Clift

    Montgomery Clift

    Professor James Bower

  2. Hardy Krüger

    Hardy Krüger

    Counselor Peter Heinzmann

  3. Macha Méril

    Macha Méril

    Frieda Hoffmann

  4. David Opatoshu

    David Opatoshu


  5. Christine Delaroche

    Christine Delaroche

    Ingrid Weiß

  6. Hannes Messemer

    Hannes Messemer

    Dr. Saltzer

  7. Karl Lieffen

    Karl Lieffen

    Major Windisch

  8. Uta Levka

    Uta Levka

    Mädchen unter der Dusche

  9. Roddy McDowall

    Roddy McDowall

    Agent Adams

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The Defector
The Defector

Original Title L'espion

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Original Language English

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