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Five Fingers


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  Five Fingers Review
Tookey's Rating
7 /10
 
Average Rating
7.60 /10
 
Starring
James Mason , Danielle Darrieux , Michael Rennie
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Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Written by: Michael Wilson from L.C. Moyzisch's book Operation Cicero

 
 
 
Released: 1952
   
Genre: THRILLER
WAR
WORLD WAR II
   
Origin: US
   
Length: 108
 
 


 
An Albanian valet (James Mason, pictured) at the British embassy in Turkey passes secrets to the Germans in World War II, under the codename Cicero.
Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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Witty, cleverly plotted spy thriller, based on a true story. Mason endows an underwritten part with considerable depth; Danielle Darrieux also impresses as the woman who causes his downfall.


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