Topaz is a 1969 suspense film directed by Alfred Hitchcock. It is a Cold War and spy story, adapted from the book of the same name by Leon Uris and closely based on the 1962 Sapphire Affair involving French SDECE spy Philippe Thyraud de Vosjoli who "ha[d] played a considerable part in helping the U.S. discover the presence of Russian offensive missiles in Cuba". It stars Frederick Stafford, Dany Robin, Claude Jade, Michel Subor, Karin Dor, John Vernon, Michel Piccoli, Philippe Noiret, John Forsythe, Roscoe Lee Browne, and Per-Axel Arosenius. The story is set in 1962 and opens with images of...
|Release date:||December 17, 1969|
|Directed by:||Alfred Hitchcock|
|Music by:||Maurice Jarre|
|Screenplay by:||Samuel A. Taylor|