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Call to Danger (1973)

A federal agent recruits a computer whiz to try to free a Mafia witness who has been kidnapped and held in a heavily fortified compound.

Director:

Tom Gries

Writer:

Laurence Heath
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Peter Graves ... Doug Warfield
Diana Muldaur ... Carrie Donovan
John Anderson ... Edward McClure
Clu Gulager ... Emmet Jergens
Tina Louise ... April Tierney
Stephen McNally ... Joe Barker
Ina Balin ... Marla Hayes
Michael Ansara ... Frank Mulvey
Roy Jenson ... Dave Falk
William Jordan William Jordan ... Tony Boyd
Edward Michael Bell Edward Michael Bell ... Reed (as Edward Bell)
Paul Mantee ... Adams
Harry Kerwin Harry Kerwin ... George
Wesley Lau ... Police Sergeant
Victor Campos Victor Campos ... Danny
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A federal agent recruits a computer whiz to try to free a Mafia witness who has been kidnapped and held in a heavily fortified compound.

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Peter Graves is famous for doing the impossible. But tonight's rescue of an informer from a crime syndicate's lair tops everything!

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This pilot was produced while Peter Graves was still making Mission: Impossible (1966) on the assumption that, should his current series be canceled, Graves would immediately step into the new adventures series. "Mission Impossible" was indeed canceled after the 1973 season, but the new series wasn't selected for production See more »

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When the panel truck arrives during the opening credits, the shadow of the film crew can be seen on the truck. See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 February 1973 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Gefährlicher Ruf See more »

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Paramount Television See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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