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The Black Marble

Year:
Duration:
113 min
Genres:
Crime | Romance | Comedy | Drama
IMDB rate:
6.2
Director:
Harold Becker
Awards:
1 win
Details
Country: USA
Release Date: 1981-03-19
Filming Locations: Los Angeles, California, USA
Cast
Actor
Character
Robert Foxworth
Sgt. A.M. Valnikov
Paula Prentiss
Sgt. Natalie Zimmerman
Harry Dean Stanton
Philo Skinner
Barbara Babcock
Madeline Whitfield
John Hancock
Clarence Cromwell
Raleigh Bond
Captain 'Hipless' Hooker
Judy Landers
Pattie Mae
Pat Corley
Itchy Mitch
Paul Henry Itkin
Det. Bullets Bambarella
Richard Dix
Alex Valnikov
Jorge Cervera Jr.
Dr. Rivera
Marilyn Chris
Mavis Skinner
Doris Belack
Harried Woman
Dallas Alinder
Chester Biggs
Elizabeth Farley
Receptionist
Lou Cutell
Mr. Limpwood
Anne Ramsey
Bessie Callahan
Ion Teodorescu
Iosif
Michael Hawkins
Captain Jack Packerton (as Michael Gainsborough)
Lidia Kristen
Russian Woman
Tenaya Torres
Stewardess (as Tenaya)
Art Kassul
Show Judge
Robin Raymond
Millie
Billy Beck
Man at Cemetery
Adele Malis-Morey
Woman at Cemetery (as Adele Malis)
Herta Ware
Grand Duchess
F. Wilcock
Russian Priest (as Rev. F. Wilcock S.J.)
Valery Klever
Russian Painter
Natasha Plaksin
Russian Singer
Christopher Lloyd
Arnold's Collector
James Woods
The Fiddler
Did you know?
Trivia
Second of two screen adaptations for director Harold Becker from a novel by Joseph Wambaugh. The first had been The Onion Field (1979) the previous year.
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The film was financed by director Harold Becker, screenwriter Joseph Wambaugh, and many of Wambaugh's friends, which allowed them to have total creative control.
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The amount of the ransom was $85,000.
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Photos from cast
Michael Dudikoff Jane Daly