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3.8
104 Ratings

5 Fingers

Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz
United States, 1952
Drama, Thriller, Film noir

Synopsis

In neutral Turkey during WWII, the valet for the British ambassador tires of being a servant and forms a plan to promote himself to rich gentleman of leisure. His employer has many secret documents; he will photograph them, and with the help of a refugee Countess, sell them to the Nazis.

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5 Fingers Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1953 | 2 nominations including: Best Director

National Board of Review

1952 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Directors Guild of America

1953 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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