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When a plot against a prominent Middle Eastern politician is uncovered, David Pollock (Gregory Peck), a professor of ancient hieroglyphics at Oxford University, is recruited to help expose the scheme. Pollock must find information believed to be in hieroglyphic code and must also contend with a mysterious man called Beshraavi (Alan Badel). Meanwhile, Beshraavi's beautiful lover, Yasmin Azir (Sophia Loren), seems willing to aid Pollock -- but is she really on his side?

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Cast and crew

Director: Stanley Donen
Screenwriter: Julian Mitchell, Stanley Price, Peter Stone
Cast: Gregory Peck
Sophia Loren
Kieron Moore
George Coulouris
Carl Duering
Alan Badel