Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier, Roy Schieder
Directed By: John Schlesinger
As a Columbia University graduate student, Babe Levy spends his spare time running in marathons. However, he winds up running for his life when he inadvertently becomes entangled in an espionage plot. Babe's brother Doc, an American secret agent, is killed by Nazi fugitive, Dr Christian Szell who believes he stole a cache of diamonds, and Babe himself is kidnapped by the murderer. Excruciating scenes of dental torture follow, as Babe repeatedly risks his life trying to escape his captors.