The Running Man

Laurence Harvey, Lee Remick, Alan Bates (starring)
Carol Reed (director)
Shelley Smith (novel)
John Mortimer (screenwriter)

Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1963. Vintage color studio still photograph from the 1963 film. Not to be confused with the 1987 film directed by Paul Michael Glaser and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Based on Shelley Smith's 1961 novel "The Ballad of the Running Man." Laurence Harvey stars as a man who fakes his own death in the hopes of gaining a substantial insurance payout, but encounters trouble in the form of the company's nosy claim investigator, played by Alan Bates.

Shot on location in Cadiz, Spain, in Gibraltar, and in Ireland.

10 x 8 inches. Very Good plus, with several pinholes in the borders and at the extremities.

Grant UK. Spicer UK.

[Book #158828]