Foreign Intrigue: 4 Tales of Mystery & Suspense

Four dramatic TV Shows featuring Hollywood's most prestigious performers from "Four Star Playhouse."
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  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 43 minutes
  • Video: Black & White
  • Released: July 31, 2012
  • Originally Released: 1952
  • Label: Alpha Video
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)

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Tales of murder and suspense unfold in foreign cities and exotic locales in these four classic episodes of Four Star Theater from the 1950s.

THE EXECUTIONER (1954): A revered war hero is murdered in an Iron Curtain country. The ensuing investigation implicates a high ranking government official. Stars Charles Boyer; directed by Robert Florey.

THE GOOD SISTER (1955): A G.I. in post-war Germany meets a nun in a beer parlor and his life is transformed forever. Stars Chuck Connors, Theresa Wright; directed by Roy Kellino.

THE ISLAND (1952): A doctor clashes with the brutal owner of a tropical plantation island. Stars David Niven and George MacReady; directed by Robert Florey.

ONE FORTY-TWO (1956): The entire populace of a small Latin American country prays for the death of the brutal dictator who oppresses them. Stars Dick Powell, Akim Tamiroff; directed by Don Quinn.


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  • Sales Rank: 37,523
  • UPC: 089218680990
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