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The Third Secret Details

FULL SYNOPSIS

TV commentator Stephen Boyd doesn't believe the official verdict of suicide in the death of a famed London psychiatrist. Boyd tries to get to the truth by studying a list of the shrink's patients. While interviewing three of these worthies (Jack Hawkins, Diane Cilento and Richard Attenborough), Boyd discover that each has a deep dark secret that the psychiatrist was privy to. The best-kept secret concerns the schizophrenia of the dead man's teenaged daughter (Pamela Franklin)--a fact that provides the key to mystery. The Third Secret originally featured Patricia Neal as one of the suspects, but her scenes were cut from the final release print. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

Cast

Stephen Boyd
as Alex Stedman
Jack Hawkins
as Sir Frederick Belline
Richard Attenborough
as Alfred Price-Gorham
Diane Cilento
as Anne Tanner
Pamela Franklin
as Catherine Whitset
Paul Rogers
as Dr. Milton Gillen
Peter Sallis
as Lawrence Jacks
Freda Jackson
as Mrs. Bales
Judi Dench
as Miss Humphries
Peter Copley
as Dr. Leo Whitset
Nigel Davenport
as Lew Harding
Charles Lloyd Pack
as Dermot McHenry
Barbara Hicks
as Police Secretary
Gerald Case
as Mr. Bickes
Sarah Brackett
as Nurse
Neal Arden
as Mr. Morgan
Ronald Leigh-Hunt
as Police Officer
Margaret Leighton
Ronald Leigh-Hunt
as Police Officer

Crew

Charles Crichton
Director
Douglas Slocombe
Cinematographer
Richard Arnell
Composer (Music Score)
Richard Arnell
Musical Direction/Supervision
Tom Morahan
Production Designer
Ken MacKay
Makeup
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