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Charade

Cast

Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn, Walter Matthau, James Coburn View All


Crew

Stanley Donen (Director), Peter Stone (Screenplay), Peter Stone (Story), Marc Behm (Story) View All

Release: Dec. 5th, 1963
Runtime: 1 hour, 53 minutes
Regina Lambert returns to Paris from a ski holiday in Switzerland to find that her husband has been murdered. She is later told by CIA agent Hamilton Bartholemew that Charles Lambert was one of five men who stole $250,000 in gold from the U.S. government during World War II, and the government wants it back. The money was not found among his possessions, and Regina can shed no light on its whereabouts. Later that day she is visited by Peter...
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3 Scenes where a character is playing a dangerous charade?
I love watching actors in a scene where they must pretend somehow in extremely dangerous and stressful situations. For example, Ed Exley fighting to not betray emotion when Dudley Smith mentions Ro...

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Citizen Rules
The film flows from act to act and scene to scene.
Gideon58
Peter Stone, who won an Oscar for writing another Cary Grant classic (Father Goose), also wrote this overly complex mystery that unfolds slowly and actually gives the viewer a little time to figure out what's going on instead of moving at a breakneck speed that doesn't allow the viewer time to think.


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