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Marathon Man
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Marathon Man 1976

From Amazon: John Schlesinger (Midnight Cowboy) directed this gripping, entertaining 1977 thriller that centers on graduate student Dustin Hoffman (The Graduate, Tootsie). Hoffman plays a sullen and cowardly loner haunted by the suicide of his father, a suspected communist. He is drawn into a murky web of international intrigue when his brother, CIA agent Doc Levy, played by Roy Scheider (Jaws, The French Connection), is murdered by a former Nazi (Laurence Olivier) who has come to the United States to reclaim a valuable stash of diamonds. Babe (Hoffman) must confront his fears of the past as he runs for his life and...

Directed By:
No image existsJohn Schlesinger
Written By:
No image existsWilliam Goldman
Dustin HoffmanDustin Hoffman
No image existsLaurence Olivier
No image existsMarthe Keller
No image existsRoy Scheider
No image existsWilliam Devane
No image existsFritz Weaver

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Marathon Man Movie Review by Movie Addict (12/5/2010)

Laurence Olivier received an Oscar nomination for Best Motion Picture Actor in a Supporting Role. BAFTA and Golden Globe nominations were also handed out for John Schlesinger's direction, Dustin Hoffman and Marthe Keller's acting, and William Goldman's script.

This is the way thrillers used to be made, and producers today...

(complete Marathon Man review by Movie Addict)

Marathon Man Movie Review by Jarrod (12/12/2007)

'Marathon Man' is a skillfully made thriller from John Schlesinger, best-known for his Oscar-winning Midnight Cowboy. That it has loose ends and plot holes is not even a sufficient criticism, since it doesn't really matter. William Goldman, adapting his own novel, has cut some corners, but suspense builds nicely, and you...

(complete Marathon Man review by Jarrod)

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