5 Fingers

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"The true story of the most fabulous spy of all time!"
  • Approved
  • 1952
  • 1 hr 48 min
  • 7.6  (5,405)

The movie "5 Fingers" from 1952 stars James Mason, Danielle Darrieux, and Michael Rennie. It is a thrilling spy drama that is based on a true story. The movie takes place during World War II and revolves around a German spy, code-named Cicero, who is operating in Ankara, Turkey. Cicero is played by James Mason, who gives a masterful performance as the cunning and suave spy. He works as a valet for the British ambassador (played by Michael Rennie) and has access to highly confidential information that he is able to pass on to the Germans. Cicero is assisted by a beautiful, French woman named Countess Anna Staviska (played by Danielle Darrieux) who is also a spy for the Germans.

The movie is full of tension and suspense as Cicero tries to maintain his cover and avoid detection by the British authorities. He faces many obstacles along the way, including the suspicion of the German authorities who are concerned that he may be a double agent.

Throughout the movie, there are several close calls as Cicero narrowly avoids being caught by the British agents. At one point, he is about to be searched and stripped of his clothes, but he manages to escape by swallowing a cyanide pill that he had hidden in his mouth.

The movie is beautifully shot and features stunning locations in Turkey and Germany. The costumes and sets are also impressive and help to transport the viewer back to the 1940s.

One of the most impressive aspects of the movie is James Mason's performance as Cicero. He brings a great deal of depth and nuance to the character, making him both sympathetic and intriguing. The character of Countess Anna Staviska is also well-played by Danielle Darrieux, who manages to convey both the character's beauty and her cunning.

Overall, "5 Fingers" is a thrilling spy movie that will keep you on the edge of your seat. The movie is both well-written and well-acted, and features some truly impressive performances from its lead actors. If you're a fan of spy thrillers or WWII-era movies, then "5 Fingers" is definitely worth checking out.

5 Fingers is a 1952 thriller with a runtime of 1 hour and 48 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.6.

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    1 hr 48 min
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    7.6  (5,405)