The Black Windmill is a 1974 British spy thriller directed by Don Siegel and starring Michael Caine, John Vernon, Janet Suzman and Donald Pleasence The screenplay by Leigh Vance is based on Clive Egleton's novel Seven Days to a Killing. The story involves a British secret service agent, John Tarrant , involved in the investigation of an international arms syndicate. Tarrant's son is kidnapped and held to ransom, leading Tarrant to discover that he cannot even rely on the people on his own side. The film was made, in part, on location at Clayton Windmills, south of Burgess Hill, in West...
|Release date:||May 17, 1974|
|Directed by:||Don Siegel|
|Producer:||Richard D. Zanuck, Don Siegel, David Brown|
|Music by:||Roy Budd|
|Screenplay by:||Leigh Vance|
|Adapted from:||Seven Days to a Killing|