In a world where humans and puppets coexist, a puppet cop named Herbie must work together with his human partner Sanchez to investigate a string of violent, drug-related crimes and catch the criminal puppet Rainbow Brown who is behind them.
A man's brother, a government operative, involves him in a plan to compete with a ruthless Nazi war criminal in recovering a fortune in stolen gems. The dental torture scene makes this a real nail-biter!
Thomas Levy (Hoffman), better known as 'Babe', is a graduate student living by himself in New York City. Occasionally, his brother, Henry (Roy Scheider) will stop by for a visit. Henry is a spy working for the United States government and is often out of the country for extended periods of time. After the brother of a Nazi war criminal, who possessed a safety deposit box key, is killed in a traffic accident, Henry suspects that the Dr. Szell (Olivier) will be arriving to retrieve an extremely valuable diamond collection.
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From William Goldman's best-selling novel comes one of the most daring and affecting thrillers ever brought to the screen. Oscar winner Dustin Hoffman (Rainman) plays the likeable graduate student and marathon runner of the title, unwillingly trapped in a killing game of intrigue involving a Nazi fugitive, Christian Szell. Laurence Olivier received an Academy Award nomination for his chilling portrayal of the sadistic Szell, who turns dental instruments into tools of torture with dispassionate ease. Directed by John Schlesinger and featuring an all-star cast, Marathon Man moves with nail-biting suspense to its thrilling, fever-pitched conclusion. Co-starring Roy Scheider and William Devane.
A NYC jogger finds himself embroiled in twisting mystery involving secret intelligence agencies, a fortune in stolen diamonds, and a diabolical ex-Nazi with a flair for creative dental torture!
Dustin Hoffman (Rainman) plays the likeable graduate student and marathon runner of the title, unwillingly trapped in a killing game of intrigue involving a Nazi fugitive, Christian Szell.
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