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Der Marathon-Mann (1976)  link to Der Marathon-Mann on IMDb  

Nummer: 262

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7,5/10 (49425 Stimmen)

Originaltitel: Marathon Man

Land: USA, 125 Minuten

Filmsprachen: Englisch, Deutsch, Französisch, Spanisch, Jiddisch

Genre: Krimi, Thriller

Regisseur: John Schlesinger

Tom Levy, who is nicknamed Babe by his older brother Henry Levy, an oil executive who in turn is nicknamed Doc by Tom, is a Ph.D. candidate in History at Columbia University. He is also training to run a marathon. Tom is paying homage to his deceased father, H.B. Levy, in pursuing the same studies as him, his father who committed suicide while being under investigation solely for being a Jew. Tom's work doesn't sit well with Doc who wants Tom to move on with his life. While at Columbia, Tom meets and begins to date Elsa Opel, a foreign exchange student also in History. While out for a walk in Central Park late one day, Tom and Elsa are mugged, the unusual aspect of it being that their attackers were men in suits. Tom will learn that the mugging was not a random attack after someone close to Tom is found murdered, the deceased who was not who he purported to be. From here, Tom is thrown into an international plot concerning a WWII Nazi named Christian Szell in hiding, and a large cache...


Dustin Hoffman Babe
Laurence Olivier Szell

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