The Prize Poster

Release Date: 1963

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 16 min

Plot Summary
A group of Nobel laureates descend on Stockholm to accept their awards. Among them is American novelist Andrew Craig (Paul Newman), a former literary luminary now writing pulp detective stories to earn a living. Craig, who is infamous for his drinking and womanizing, formulates a wild theory that physics prize winner Dr. Max Stratman (Edward G. Robinson) has been replaced by an impostor, embroiling Craig and his chaperone (Elke Sommer) in a Cold War kidnapping plot.

Cast: Paul Newman, Edward G. Robinson, Elke Sommer, Diane Baker, Micheline Presle, Leo G. Carroll

Director: Mark Robson

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Roxbury Productions

Keywords: Hotel, Engaging, 1960s, Investigation, Cool, Mystery, Love, Rescue


Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture