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The Triple Echo 1972

94 mins United Kingdom Director. Michael Apted

During WWII, a deserting soldier (Brian Deacon) is offered refuge by a sympathetic farmer (Glenda Jackson). To avoid capture he dresses as a woman and invents a new persona, ‘Jill’, but runs into trouble when the Sergeant (Oliver Reed) who’s searching for him takes a fancy to his alter ego.

Long out of circulation, this off-kilter wartime drama was both the feature debut of director Michael Apted (7-Up) and also one of the first films funded by independent production company Hemdale.

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Directed by

Michael Apted

Featuring

Brian Deacon

Oliver Reed

Glenda Jackson

Genres

War

Tags

Desertion Soldiers

Collection

Unavailable on DVD WWII at the Pictures Forgotten Features Based on the Book…

Released

1972

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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