R | | Drama, Romance, Thriller
During Dirty War, half-English doctor in Argentina befriends the police, the rebels and the alcoholic Honorary British Consul, whose Latino wife he seduces. When the consul is mistakenly kidnapped by the rebels, he must pick a side.
Quicksand (2003) debuted in the 20th Anniversary year of this movie, which was the first collaboration of Sir Michael Caine and John Mackenzie.
Belfrage: British Ambassador:
Well, I'm afraid the situation looks pretty bleak. The... Foreign Minister takes the view that it's a Paraguayan affair. The Paraguayans refuse to discuss the matter on the grounds that the President's on holiday, and Whitehall's position is that ...
NBC edited 6 minutes from this film for its 1987 network television premiere.
English, Spanish, Latin
$2,208,976 (USA) (2 October 1983)