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This never-before-released, award-winning 1950 British thriller stars Trevor Howard, Herbert Lom and Anouk Aimee. An English archaeologist is sent to a small and seemingly quiet town in North Africa to recover priceless historical artefacts. Instead, he becomes entangled in a ruthless gun running operation and a dangerous conspiracy where no one can be trusted.
‘…taut actioner.’ – Leonard Maltin’s TV Movies & Video Guide
‘Exciting, well made melodrama’ – Movies on TV
‘…keeps you guessing until the last scenes. The direction…is swift and brilliant’ – TV Times Film & Video Guide