From William Goldman's best-selling novel comes one of the most daring and affecting thrillers ever brought to the screen. Oscar winner Dustin Homman (Rainman) plays the likeable graduate student and marathon runner of the title, unwillingly trapped in a killing game of intregue involving a Nazi fugitive, Christian Szell. Laurence Olivier received an Academy Award nomination for his chilling portrayal of the sadistic Szell, who turns dental instruments into tools of torture with dispassionate ease. Directed by John Schlesinger and featuring an all-star cast. Marathon Man moves with nail-biting suspense to its thrilling, fever-pitched conclusion. Co-starring Roy Scheider and William Devane.

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Marathon Man (1976)

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Crime/Suspense/Thriller · 2h 5m · 10/8/1976

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Innocent Man. Hunted Man. Dangerous Man. Marathon Man.

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From William Goldman's best-selling novel comes one of the most daring and affecting thrillers ever brought to the screen. Oscar winner Dustin Homman (Rainman) plays the likeable graduate student and marathon runner of the title, unwillingly trapped in a killing game of intregue involving a Nazi fugitive, Christian Szell. Laurence Olivier received an Academy Award nomination for his chilling portrayal of the sadistic Szell, who turns dental instruments into tools of torture with dispassionate ease. Directed by John Schlesinger and featuring an all-star cast. Marathon Man moves with nail-biting suspense to its thrilling, fever-pitched conclusion. Co-starring Roy Scheider and William Devane.

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Status

Released

Languages

English, French, German, Spanish

Country

United States

Production Company

Robert Evans Company

Budget

$6,500,000

Revenue

$28,200,000
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Dustin Hoffman

Babe
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Laurence Olivier

Szell
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Roy Scheider

Doc
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William Devane

Janeway
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Marthe Keller

Elsa
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Fritz Weaver

Prof. Biesenthal
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Richard Bright

Karl
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Marc Lawrence

Erhard
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Allen Joseph

Babe's Father
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Tito Goya

Melendez
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Lee Steele

Jewelry Salesman
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Ben Dova

Szell's Brother
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Fred Stuthman

Jewelry Salesman
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Jacques Marin

LeClerc
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Nicole Deslauriers

Nicole
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Lotte Palfi Andor

Old Lady on 47th Street (as Lotta Andor-Palfi)
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Lionel Pina

Street Gang
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Church

Street Gang
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Tricoche

Street Gang
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Jaime Tirelli

Street Gang
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Wilfredo Hernández

Street Gang (as Wilfredo Hernandez)
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Harry Goz

Jewelry Salesman
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Michael Vale

Jewelry Salesman
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Lou Gilbert

Rosenbaum
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Treat Williams

Central Park Jogger (uncredited)
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James Wing Woo

Chen
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William Martel

Bank Guard
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Roger Etienne

Headwaiter
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Ric Carrott

Plainclothesman
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Alma Beltran

Laundress
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Daniel Núñez

Guard in Uruguay (as Daniel Nunez)
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Tony Pena

Guard in Uruguay
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Chuy Franco

Guard in Uruguay
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Billy Kearns

Tourist Couple
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Sally Wilson

Tourist Couple
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Tom Ellis

T.V. Announcer
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Bryant Fraser

Young Photographer
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George Dega

Hotel Valet
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Gene Bori

French Doctor
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Louis Tanno

(uncredited)
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Glenn Robards

Plainclothesman
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Raymond Serra

Truck Driver (as Ray Serra)
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John Garson

Bystander
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Charlott Thyssen

Bystander
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Estelle Omens

Bystander
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Madge Kennedy

Lady in Bank
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Jeff Palladini

Young Babe
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Scott Price

Young Doc
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Abebe Bikila

Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
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S.C. Dacy

Innocent Bystander (uncredited)
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Shawn McAllister

Mechanic (uncredited)
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Irving Metzman

Accident Witness (uncredited)
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Annette Claudier

Nurse
Crew
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John Schlesinger

Director
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William Goldman

Writer
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