The Medusa Touch

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  • PG
Assigned to investigate the murder of novelist John Morlar in his London flat, Detective Brunel discovers that the man is still alive despite being savagely attacked. Brunel contacts Morlar’s psychiatrist in an attempt to learn more about the victim,... read more
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Assigned to investigate the murder of novelist John Morlar in his London flat, Detective Brunel discovers that the man is still alive despite being savagely attacked. Brunel contacts Morlar’s psychiatrist in an attempt to learn more about the victim, uncovering a past involving Morlar, a belief in awesome telekinetic powers and a number of seemingly linked horrific disasters.

Original Release

04/07/1978

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Cast

Richard Burton Morlar
Lino Ventura Detective-inspector Brunel
Lee Remick Dr. Zonfeld
Harry Andrews Assistant Commissioner
Alan Badel Quinton - Barrister
Marie-Christine Barrault Patricia Morlar
Jeremy Brett Parrish
Michael Hordern Altropos - Fortune Teller
Gordon Jackson Dr. Johnson
Michael Byrne Sergeant Duff
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Directors

Jack Gold

Writers

John Briley, Peter Van Greenaway

Cast

Richard Burton Morlar
Lino Ventura Detective-inspector Brunel
Lee Remick Dr. Zonfeld
Harry Andrews Assistant Commissioner
Alan Badel Quinton - Barrister
Marie-Christine Barrault Patricia Morlar
Jeremy Brett Parrish
Michael Hordern Altropos - Fortune Teller
Gordon Jackson Dr. Johnson
Michael Byrne Sergeant Duff
Derek Jacobi Moulton - John's publisher
Malcolm Tierney Deacon
John Flanagan Police Constable
Robert Flemyng Judge McKinley
Philip Stone Dean
Jeremy Coote Policeman at Cathedral
Marc Furstenberg Policeman
Robert Lang Pennington
Avril Elgar Mrs. Pennington
John Normington Mr. Copley - John's schoolmaster

Producers

Arnon Milchan Executive Producer
Anne V. Coates Producer
Jack Gold Producer
Denis Holt Producer

Editors

Ian Crafford

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