Operation Diplomat (film)

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Operation Diplomat
Operation Diplomat FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed by John Guillermin
Produced by Ernest G. Roy
Written by A.R. Rawlinson
John Guillermin
Based on a story by Francis Durbridge
Starring Guy Rolfe
Music by Wilfred Burns
Cinematography Gerald Gibbs
Edited by Joseph Sterling
Distributed by Butcher's Film Service
Release date
December 1953
Running time
70 min.
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Operation Diplomat is a 1953 British drama film directed by John Guillermin and produced by Ernest G. Roy.[1]

Plot summary[edit]

A surgeon operating on an unknown patient discovers he is involved in the kidnapping of a British diplomat. When his personal secretary is murdered for revealing the patient's identity, the police are called in.


Critical reception[edit]

TV Guide wrote, "this film is hard to swallow, but the nonstop action helps cover up the gaping holes in the plot."[2]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ "Operation Diplomat". BFI. 
  2. ^ "Operation Diplomat". TV Guide.