The Thirty-Nine Steps

1978
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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Synopsis

An innocent man is informed of a devious plan to start the First World War by murdering a foreign minister. Almost immediately, he is framed for murder and embarks on a perilous cross-country trek to prove his innocence, pursued by both the police and ruthless spies. Thriller - the third film adaptation of John Buchan's novel - starring Robert Powell, Karen Dotrice, John Mills and George Baker.