House of Cards

1969, 105 min, mystery, Westward, Universal, Rated G, color
Produced by Dick Berg
Directed by :John Guillermin
Written by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank Jr. (based on the novel by Stanley Ellin)
Music Composed by Francis Lai
Cast
George Peppard as Reno Davis
Inger Stevens as Anne de Villemont
Orson Welles as Claude Leschenhaut
Keith Michell as Hubert Morillon
Ralph Michael as Claude de Gonde
Maxine Audley as Matilde Vosiers
William Job as Bernard Bourdon
Peter Bayliss as Edmond Vosier
Patience Collier as Gabrielle de Villemont


In Europe, a man takes a job as tutor of a widow's son, and gets involved with an international fascist conspiracy.
Filmed on location in Paris and Rome, the film features lush locales and eleagant costuming by Edith Head. Inger and Peppard play off each other very well, and Welles gives a short but vital role as a villain.

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