Telefon

"Very Good"

Telefon Review


Charles Bronson is KGB, man! And Lee Remick is a double agent! And together they have to track down KGBer-gone-commando Donald Pleasence, as he reactivates a long-since-abandoned plan to activate sleeper agents in the U.S. and have them blow up a bunch of stuff. This Cold War thriller may not have the most complicated story, but it's curiously effective and has been been surprisingly influential, a nice companion piece to The Manchurian Candidate, another mind controlled-civilians-as-assassins story. Bronson probably does less fighting in this film than in any other film in his career.


Telefon

Facts and Figures

Run time: 102 mins

In Theaters: Friday 16th December 1977

Distributed by: MGM Home Entertainment

Production compaines: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3.5 / 5

IMDB: 6.6 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer: James B. Harris

Starring: as Major Grigori Borzov, as Barbara, as Nicolai Dalchimsky, as Dorothy Putterman, as Colonel Malchenko, as General Strelsky, Sheree North as Marie Wills, as Doug Stark, as Harry Bascom, as Mrs. Hassler, Frank Marth as Harley Sandburg, Helen Page Camp as Emma Stark, Ed Bakey as Carl Hassler

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