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The High Commissioner

Nobody Runs Forever

Directed by Ralph Thomas
United Kingdom, United States, 1968
Action, Drama, Thriller


Rod Taylor plays a policeman sent to return a sensitive case; An Australian citizen, currently acting as high commissioner for peace talks who is wanted for an old charge — of murder.

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The High Commissioner Directed by Ralph Thomas

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  • Edna Sweetlove's rating of the film The High Commissioner

    An interesting caper film in the style of Charade (which is pronounced to rhyme wtih "hard" thank you very much). Rod Taylor is brilliant as an ocker Aussie copper with the social graces of a baby hippopotamus. And that Daliah Lavi, WOW! what a great arse she had, no wonder Rod gave her one, who could say no to THAT? Well worth watching, if only for Daliah's tasty rear end and daringly protruding... (cont.)

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