Masquerade Poster

Release Date: 1965

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 42 min

Plot Summary
The British government is in negotiations with the Middle Eastern oil-rich nation of Ramaut to allow in British drilling agencies, but Ramaut withdraws from the talks, leaving Britain desperate. British Col. Drexel (Jack Hawkins) is enlisted in a covert operation to kidnap the Ramaut prince, Jamil (Christopher Witty), in order to force an oil agreement between the countries. Drexel brings in American David Frazer (Cliff Robertson) to assist, but Frazer finds someone else has plans for Jamil.

Cast: Cliff Robertson, Jack Hawkins, Marisa Mell, Michel Piccoli, Bill Fraser, Christopher Witty, Tutte Lemkow, Keith Pyott

Director: Basil Dearden

Genres: Thriller, Comedy

Production Co: United Artists

Keywords: Rescue, Escape, Spirited, Temptation, Madcap, 1960s, Amusing