The Man Who Captured Eichmann

The Man Who Captured Eichmann

Robert Duvall
Director: William A. Graham Cast: Robert Duvall
Robert Duvall
, Arliss Howard
Arliss Howard
, Jeffrey Tambor
Jeffrey Tambor
William A. Graham

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Overview

In the spirit of such earlier efforts as Operation Eichmann and House on Garibaldi Street, this meticulously crafted cable movie recounts the 1960 mission by the Israeli secret service to kidnap Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann from his hiding place in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Although Israel will ultimately subject Eichmann to a scrupulously fair trial, it is first necessary to break the law and violate Argentina's strict "no extradition" policy regarding renegade Nazis. Once the abduction has been accomplished, the task remains to smuggle Eichmann out of the country without detection -- and at this point, the film boils down to a battle of wits and wills between evil genius Eichmann (played by Robert Duvall, who also co-produced) and the mission's leader, Israeli Mossad agent Peter Malkin (Arliss Howard). Based on Malkin's memoir Eichmann in My Hands, The Man Who Captured Eichmann was first seen over the TNT cable service on November 10, 1996.

Product Details

Release Date: 11/19/2013
UPC: 0883316897102
Original Release: 1996
Source: Warner Archives
Presentation: [Full Frame]
Time: 1:36:00
Sales rank: 27,759

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Robert Duvall Adolf Eichmann
Arliss Howard Peter Malkin
Jeffrey Tambor Isser Harel
Jack Laufer Uzi
Nicholas Surovy Hans
Joel Brooks Meir
Michael Laskin Dr. Klein
Sam Robards David
Michael Tucci Danny
Rusty Schwimmer Rosa
Rita Zohar Peter's Mother
Jean Pierre Reguerraz Laszlo Ungari
Celina Font Angela Ungari
Erika Wallner Catalina Klement
Kevin Schiele Nicolas Klement
Gregory Dayton Muller
Marcelo Sycz Dieter Klement
Brian Hussey Hasse Klement
David Masajnik Sound Technician
John Ominyi African Diplomat
Marco Failoni Cyclist
Alexander Wagner German Tenor
Marcos Woinsky Abba Eban

Technical Credits
William A. Graham Director
Fernando Altschul Asst. Director
Lionel Chetwynd Screenwriter
Robert Duvall Executive Producer
Stan Margulies Executive Producer
Raul Outeda Producer
Laurence Rosenthal Score Composer
Drake Silliman Editor
Robert Steadman Cinematographer

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