Deadly Game

Deadly Game
Type TV Special
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr
Genres Drama, Adaptation
Keywords N/A
Status Completed
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
George Segal Actor Howard Trapp 1 1000001
Trevor Howard Actor Gustave Kummer 1 1000002
Robert Morley Actor Bernard Laroque 1 1000003
Emlyn Williams Actor Emile Carpeau 1 1000004
Alan Webb Actor Old Man 1 1000005
Leslie Dunlop Actor Nicole 1 1000006
Brian Croucher Actor Pierre 1 1000007
Connie Booth Actor Helen Trapp 1 1000008
George Schaefer Director n/a 2 2000001
Edie Landau Executive Producer n/a 174 3000001
Ely Landau Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Hillard Elkins Producer n/a 3 3000003
James Yaffe Writer n/a 120782 4000001
Friedrich Duerrenmatt Source Material (from novel) n/a 120793 4000002
James Yaffe Play as Source Material ("Deadly Game") 120972 4000003
Francis Smith Lighting lighting designer 798 6000001
Bryan Ellis Set Designer n/a 202 9000001
Mort Abrahams Production Executive n/a 118216 11000001
Sheila Beers Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Synopsis
The story of Howard Trapp, an American salesman, who seeks shelter from a snowstorm at a remote Swiss mountain cabin and becomes involved in a deadly game of life and death with three eccentric, retired criminal lawyers who entertain themselves by conducting trials -- in Trapp's case, accusing him of murdering his employer.<P>The tense drama follows Trapp's desperate efforts to prove his innocence when he discovers that their "game" is becoming all to real.