Golden Rendezvous (1977) Movie poster and book cover compared.

Golden Rendezvous

Ashley Lazarus, Freddie Francis, 1977

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The Golden Rendezvous
Alistair MacLean, 1962

Golden Rendezvous is a movie directed by Ashley Lazarus and Freddie Francis in 1977 and based on the book The Golden Rendezvous by Alistair MacLean, first published in 1962. The movie features Richard Harris, Ann Turkel, Gordon Jackson, John Vernon, David Janssen, Burgess Meredith, and others.

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RATING

5.5

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Movie Poster: Golden Rendezvous (Ashley Lazarus, Freddie Francis, 1977)

7.7

/ 10

Book Cover: The Golden Rendezvous (Alistair MacLean, 1962)

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Storyline

The Caribbean Star, a combination cargo ship and floating casino is hijacked by terrorists led by Luis Carreras, who installs an atomic bomb, holding both the passengers and the bomb hostage, hoping to exchange them for the gold bullion on a U.S. Treasury ship. However, First Officer John Carter, Susan Beresford, and Dr. Marston join forces to foil the plan.

Movie vs Book

Poster of Golden Rendezvous, the 1977 movie by Ashley Lazarus and Freddie Francis

Year

1977

Minutes

101

Movie Rate

5.50

Source: IMDb

Cover of The Golden Rendezvous, the 1962 book by Alistair MacLean

Year

1962

Pages

270

Book Rate

7.78

S: Goodreads

Book

The Golden Rendezvous

Country: UK

First published in: 1962

Length: 270 pages

Genre: Fiction

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