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Run for the Sun (1956)

12 07/30/1956 (US) AdventureThriller 1h 39m
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Clawing...Killing...Hacking his way across a thousand miles of steaming jungle!


Mike, a Hemingway-esque adventure novelist, is spending his days in a self-imposed exile somewhere in Central America. A reporter for Sight Magazine, Katie, has tracked him down in the hope of getting the biggest scoop of her career. Mike falls for Katie. On a flight to Mexico City, their plane crashes near a remote hideaway of Nazi war criminals in hiding. The Nazis want to stay hidden and plan to dispose of their new guests

  1. Roy Boulting

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Dudley Nichols


  3. Richard Connell


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  1. Richard Widmark

    Richard Widmark

    Michael 'Mike' Latimer

  2. Trevor Howard

    Trevor Howard


  3. Jane Greer

    Jane Greer

    Katherine 'Katie' Connors

  4. Peter van Eyck

    Peter van Eyck

    Dr. Van Anders / Col. Wilham Von Andre

  5. Juan García

    Juan García


  6. José Antonio Carbajal


  7. José Chávez

    José Chávez


  8. Guillermo Calles


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Run for the Sun

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Original Language English

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