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Sleuth

UK, English, 138 mins

  • Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
  • Writer: Anthony Shaffer
  • Producer: Morton Gottlieb; David Middlemas

CGiii Comment

This is really rather difficult.....the 'legend' that is Olivier is a little threadbare if this is anything to go by.

Camp and ham are two words that can be easily used to describe both performances.

It may have been a delight on stage........but, under the close scrutiny of the camera is falls short........

The make-up department were lousy - and, it all hinged on the make-up department not being lousy.

Cast & Characters

Laurence Olivier as Andrew Wyke;
Michael Caine as Milo Tindle;
Alec Cawthorne as Inspector Doppler;
John Matthews as Detective Sergeant Tarrant;
Eve Channing as Marguerite Wyke;
Teddy Martin as Police Constable Higgs

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