Shadow of Fear (1964)

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Waiting for his flight home a man takes a message from a British secret agent. On arrival two men posing as police officers take him to a hotel where he delivers the message. During the night he is attacked and kills his assailant. Later, in the country with his girl friend, Barbara, he tells her uncle the story and is introduced to the real contact. On learning that he has given away vital information Bill agrees to act as decoy. Barbara goes with him. They are captured and held prisoner on a yacht. An armed coastal patrol boat rescues them and overpowers the enemy agents.

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