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The Assignment (1977)





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Christopher Plummer stars in The Assignment as a police captain. The setting is an un-named Latin American country, where a high-ranking official is murdered. The incident threatens to tear apart not only the country but its neighboring republics. A calm, selfless diplomat (Thomas Heilberg) is called in from Sweden to mediate between the local police, politicians, and revolutionaries. Also in the cast of The Assignment, which is based on a novel by Per Wahloo, are Carolyn Seymour, Fernando Rey and Per Oscarsson.


Thomas Hellberg
as Erik Dalgren
Christopher Plummer
as Captain Behounek
Carolyn Seymour
as Danica Rodriguez
Fernando Rey
as Roberto Bidara
Walter Gotell
as Frankenheimer
Lauritz Falk
as De Mare
Gabor Vernon
as General Gami
David Swift
as Zaforteza
Brian Hawksley
as The Doctor
Miguel Franco
as Larrinaga's Murderer
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