The Fixer

(1968)
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Set in tsarist Russia around the turn of the century and based on a true story of a Russian Jewish peasant Yakov Bog who was wrongly imprisoned for a most unlikely crime - the “ritual murder” of a Gentile child in Kiev. We witness the unrelenting detail of the peasant-handyman's life in prison and see him gain in dignity as the efforts to humiliate him and make him confess fail.

  1. John Frankenheimer

    Director

  2. Bernard Malamud

    Novel

  3. Dalton Trumbo

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Alan Bates

    Alan Bates

    Yakov Bok

  2. Dirk Bogarde

    Dirk Bogarde

    Bibikov

  3. Georgia Brown

    Georgia Brown

    Marfa Golov

  4. Ian Holm

    Ian Holm

    Grubeshov

  5. David Warner

    David Warner

    Count Odoevsky

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Status Released

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  • December 8, 1968
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 2h 12m

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