- This page refers to the film. For the Left Behind book, go to The Mark (Left Behind).
The Mark is a 1961 film which tells the story of a convicted child molester, now out of prison, who is suspected in the molestation and beating of another child. It stars Maria Schell, Stuart Whitman, Rod Steiger and Brenda De Banzie.
The movie was adapted by Sidney Buchman and Stanley Mann from the novel by Charles E. Israel. It was directed by Guy Green.
It was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role (Stuart Whitman).