The Triple Echo

Soldier in Skirts

1972

Michael Apted
Director
Hemdale
Production Company
Senta
Production Company

Farmer lady takes in army deserter and passes him off as her sister. Then a tank crew stops by...

The Triple Echo marks the film debut of director, Michael Apted, and features the expected high calibre acting of Jackson and Reed (Deacon is no slouch either).
What I remember as being an edgy, peril filled drama in 1972 now seems rather mundane.

The poster is a -spoiler-!



17th November 1972
Cinema






31st October 1973
Cinema






25th March 2019
Blu-Ray


94 mins





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Glenda Jackson
Alice
Glenda Jackson
Alice
Oliver Reed
Sergeant
Oliver Reed
Sergeant
Brian Deacon
Barton
Brian Deacon
Barton
Anthony May
Subaltern
Gavin Richards
Stan
Jenny Lee Wright
Christine
Kenneth Colley
Provo Corporal (as Ken Colley)
Daphne Heard
Shopkeeper
Zelah Clarke
First Girl
Colin Rix
Compere
Ioan Meredith
Guard


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