Shadow of Treason

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Henry Houghton (Bernard Lee) is a navy clerk who loathes his work and feels that his life lacks luster. So when a secret agent (William Sylvester) asks him to steal military secrets in exchange for a hefty fee, Houghton agrees. read more

Henry Houghton (Bernard Lee) is a navy clerk who loathes his work and feels that his life lacks luster. So when a secret agent (William Sylvester) asks him to steal military secrets in exchange for a hefty fee, Houghton agrees. Before long, the newly minted spy is seducing a high-ranking secretary (Margaret Tyzack) to solicit classified files. This thrill-seeking couple relish their ill-gotten gains until the British government begins to close in.

Original Release

03/23/1964

Cast

Bernard Lee Henry Houghton
William Sylvester Gordon Lonsdale
Margaret Tyzack Elizabeth Gee
David Kossoff Peter Kroger
Nancy Nevinson Helen Kroger
Thorley Walters Cmdr. Winters
Gillian Lewis Marjorie Shaw
Newton Blick P.O. Meadows
Philip Latham Captain Ray
Cyril Chamberlain Anderson
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Robert Tronson

Writers

Peter Barnes, Frank Launder

Cast

Bernard Lee Henry Houghton
William Sylvester Gordon Lonsdale
Margaret Tyzack Elizabeth Gee
David Kossoff Peter Kroger
Nancy Nevinson Helen Kroger
Thorley Walters Cmdr. Winters
Gillian Lewis Marjorie Shaw
Newton Blick P.O. Meadows
Philip Latham Captain Ray
Cyril Chamberlain Anderson
Justine Lord Christina
Patrick Barr Captain Warner
Derek Francis Chief Supt. Croft
Hector Ross Supt. Woods
George Pravda Secondary Supporting Role
Demeter Bitenc
Paul Eddington Johnnie
Richard Marner Colonel Monat
Geoffrey Palmer Police Officer

Producers

Editors

Thelma Connell

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