PG | | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
After an American scientist is severely injured and scarred in a car crash along the border with East Germany, he is captured by East German military. The scientists use metal implants to save him. Once he's back in the States, no one can tell if it's really him, so an intelligence specialist must determine who is under the "mask".
This film may have had a press showing in Britain in 1974, but it never opened commercially in British cinemas. It was unseen in the UK until a BBC television showing some years later.
You think panic has something to do with the heart racing, the nerves getting tense, the breath getting labored? Mine doesn't. But I'm in a constant state of panic, Mr. Rogers. My mind is poised for flight. I'm on the edge of screaming all the time,...
When the assassins' car crashes after the failed attempt on Martini's life, it's clearly shown to be empty as it bursts into flames.