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Dead Cert

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 39 min.

Plot Summary
In this film based on Dick Francis' mystery novel, Alan York (Scott Antony) is stunned when his dear friend, skilled jockey Bill Davidson (Ian Hogg), is killed during a simple steeplechase. Convinced Davidson's death was no accident, York begins an investigation with a suspicion that Davidson's racehorse, Admiral, was drugged in a murderous act of sabotage. Assisting him as he delves into this world of high stakes, horses and gambling is Davidson's devoted widow, Laura (Judi Dench).

Cast: Scott Antony , Judi Dench , Michael Williams , Nina Thomas , Julian Glover , Mark Dignam , John Bindon , Joseph Blatchley

Director: Tony Richardson

Genres: Drama

Dead Cert (1974)

Release Date: January 1st, 1974|1 hr. 39 min.

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