The Honorary Consul

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The Honorary Consul

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The Honorary Consul

Release Date: September 30, 1983

Year    :   1983
Slogan    :   «First they betrayed him. Then they gambled with his life.»
Genres    :   Action, Drama, Romance
Production Companies    :   World Film Services, Parsons & Whittemore Lyddon Ltd.
Director    :   John Mackenzie
Producers    :   Mary Selway, Joy Todd, Norma Heyman, Richard F. Dalton
Writers    :   Christopher Hampton, Graham Greene
RunTime    :   104 mins.
Budget    :   11800000

Set in a small politically unstable Latin American country, the story follows the half English and half Latino Dr. Eduardo Plarr, who left his home to find a better life. Along the way he meets an array of people, including British Consul Charley Fortnum, a representative in Latin America who is trying to keep Revolution from occurring. He is also a remorseful alcoholic. Another person the doctor meets is Clara, whom he immediately falls in love with, but there is a problem: Clara is Charley's wife.

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