The High Commissioner (1968)

The High Commissioner


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A police investigator is forced to rely on the man he's been instructed to apprehend in this cold war thriller. Sir James Quentin (Christopher Plummer) is a high level negotiator with the British government who is approached by Scobie Malone (Rod Taylor), an Australian detective who has been instructed to arrest Quentin in connection with the murder of his first wife 25 years earlier. Quentin calmly asks Malone if he could wait until he completes his work at a diplomatic conference, and Malone … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Mystery & Suspense, Classics
Directed By:
On DVD: Nov 2, 2004



as Scobie Malone

as Sir James Quentin

as Sheila Quentin

as Lisa Pretorius

as Madame Cholon

as Joseph

as Coburn

as Ambassador Townsend

as Cameraman

as Denzil

as Pham Chimh

as Premier

as Ferguson
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A solid, entertaining film, almost entirely forgotten now it seems. Fans of both Taylor and Plummer should put it on their lists of movies to see.

Jeremy Bolton

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