Doctor Fischer is a rich Swedish industrialist whose own bored and cynical attitude to life is partly lightened by his occasional chateau party. Here, his guests are tested to the limits of greediness.
Dr. Fischer has an unusual hobby - to expose human greed. How much humiliation will his fellow man endure enticed by valuable presents? Dignity for money! Death for money?
cast: James Mason .... Dr. Fischer /
Alan Bates .... Alfred Jones /
Greta Scacchi .... Anna-Luise Fischer /
Cyril Cusack .... Steiner /
Barry Humphries.... Richard Deane.
Also Known As:
Bomb Party, The (1985) (TV) (Australia)
James Mason's last major role.
From the novel by Graham Greene.