The Silent Partner

Also Known As

A csendestárs ( Hungary ), Amigo Desconhecido ( Portugal ), Cichy wspólnik ( Poland ), Dein Partner ist der Tod ( West Germany ), G (Give) ( West Germany ), G - Silent Partner ( West Germany ), Hämndens ögon ( Sweden ), L'amico sconosciuto ( Italy ), L'argent de la banque ( Canada ), Parceiro do Silêncio ( Brazil ), Testigo silencioso ( Spain ), Vaarallista kaksoispeliä ( Finland )


The Silent Partner
  • 07 September 1978

  • Thriller / Crime / Drama

  • Canada

  • 106 min

  • 2 wins

  • 7.5

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Elliott Gould

Miles Cullen

Christopher Plummer

Harry Reikle

Susannah York

Julie Carver

Céline Lomez



This is an imaginative plot, yet one with which the viewer can readily identify. A bank teller (Elliot Gould) is held up at gun point in his bank. Luckily for him he receives a clue that this is going to occur and diverts most of the cash into his own safety deposit box, leaving only a nominal amount for the crook (Christopher Plummer). The ruse works well, but for the fact that the crook resents the fact that he has been outsmarted. There ensues a terrific battle of wits ... more

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The Silent Partner17 May 2013

This is a very underrated thriller. Christopher Plummer is really not in the film in many scenes, but he is excellent as the sadistic killer who terrorizes Eliott Gould. This movie is rarely shown, but it is a favorite of mine. I highly recommend it !





I thought that someone would have seen it by now.16 February 2012

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I havent seen it is it worth viewing?13 April 2011

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