Der RICHTER UND SEIN HENKER (1975)

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Alternative titles

  • MAHMUD BRIDGE Original
  • The JUDGE AND HIS HANGMAN Working
  • DECEPTION Alternative
  • END OF THE GAME Alternative
  • MURDER ON THE BRIDGE Alternative

Synopsis

Based on the novel "The Judge and his Hangman" by Friedrich Durrenmatt. Traces the efforts of a veteran Swiss police inspector to finally nail a criminal industrial baron who, thirty years previously, killed the inspector's assistant.

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