The Monk (1969 film)
The Monk is a 1969 American made-for-television crime thriller film starring George Maharis, Janet Leigh, Jack Albertson and Carl Betz. It originally premiered as the ABC Movie of the Week on October 21, 1969.
|Written by||Tony Barrett|
|Story by||Blake Edwards|
|Directed by||George McCowan|
|Music by||Earle Hagen|
|Country of origin||United States|
|Executive producer(s)||Aaron Spelling|
|Running time||74 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Thomas-Spelling Productions|
|Original release||October 21, 1969|
Underworld attorney Leo Barnes hires Gus Monk to safeguard a valuable envelope containing information on a mobster. Monk refuses — until he meets Mrs. Barnes and jumps on a merry-go-round of viciousness and murder.
|George Maharis||Gus Monk|
|Janet Leigh||Janice Barnes|
|William Smathers||Leo Barnes|
|Raymond St. Jacques||Heritage|
|Jack Soo||Hip Guy|
- TV Guide (October 18–24, 1969)
- INSIDE TV: Moppets Added to Brides Cast, Los Angeles Times, 03 June 1969: d15.