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The Cassandra Crossing

  • Film

Time Out says

Dire thriller about the dangers of bacteriological research, with an international rag-bag of stars mouthing dialogue of supreme banality as an intercontinental express is summarily rerouted to a former concentration camp after passengers are exposed to a deadly pneumonic plague virus as a result of an abortive terrorist raid on the International Health Organisation in Geneva. Naturally a bridge en route is crumbling, and just to add a turn of the screw to the histrionics, one of the passengers happens to be an ex-inmate of the concentration camp. Unbelievable tosh.
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Release Details

  • Duration:129 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:George Pan Cosmatos
  • Screenwriter:Tom Mankiewicz, Robert Katz, George Pan Cosmatos
  • Cast:
    • Sophia Loren
    • Richard Harris
    • Ava Gardner
    • Burt Lancaster
    • Martin Sheen
    • Ingrid Thulin
    • Lee Strasberg
    • John Phillip Law
    • Lionel Stander
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