Scorpio (1973)

Type: New Blu-Ray



"Join the hunt for a mysterious and cunning assassin in Scorpio, the spy thriller starring Burt Lancaster (Elmer Gantry, From Here to Eternity, Judgment at Nuremberg, Lawman) as Agent Cross, a CIA operative on the brink of retirement tasked with training French freelance killer Jean Laurier (Alain Delon, Le Samourai, The Leopard, Zorro) to replace him. When Laurier receives an order to eliminate his mentor, a high-stakes game of cat and mouse full of political intrigue ensues, spanning Washington, Paris, and Vienna.

Directed by Michael Winner (Death Wish, The Sentinel, Firepower) and co-starring Paul Scofield (A Man for All Seasons, Quiz Show, King Lear), John Colicos (The Changeling, Battlestar Galactica, The Postman Always Rings Twice), Jack Colvin (Jeremiah Johnson, TV’s The Incredible Hulk, Child’s Play), Vladek Sheybal (Red Dawn, From Russia With Love) and Gayle Hunnicutt (Marlowe, Target), Scorpio is a pulse-pounding thrill ride that will keep you on the edge of your seat."