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Five Golden Dragons (1967)


FIVE GOLDEN DRAGONS (1967)


1967 UK | West Germany | Liechtenstein

Direction: Jeremy Summers
Actors: Robert Cummings, Margaret Lee, Rupert Davies

The Five Golden Dragons are an international criminal gold trafficking secret society syndicate based in Hong Kong. They plan to break up after selling their criminal enterprise to the Mafia for US$50 million. However the members of the group fear the greed of each other in receiving their share of the profits. An American playboy and a two sisters become involved in the action.


FIVE GOLDEN DRAGONS (1967) TRAILER



Music: Malcolm Lockyer
Cinematography: John von Kotze
Edited by: Donald J. Cohen
Art Direction: Scott MacGregor
Production companies:

  • Blansfilm
  • Constantin Film
  • Sargon

Running time: 90 minutes

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Fantomas vs. Scotland Yard (1967)


FANTOMAS VS SCOTLAND YARD (1967)


Fantômas contre Scotland Yard (original title)

1967 France | Italy

Direction: André Hunebelle
Actors: Jean Marais, Louis de Funès, Mylène Demongeot

In the third and final episode of the trilogy, Fantômas imposes a head tax on the rich, threatening to kill those who do not comply. Journalist Fandor and commissaire Juve are invited to Scotland by Lord McRashley (played by Jean-Roger Caussimon). Lord McRashley, one of Fantômas’ potential victims, uses his castle as the headquarters to set up a trap for the menace called Fantômas.Fantomas wants to collect money from Scottish rich’ for letting them live. The French inspector (Louis de Funes) comes to a scottish castle to protect the owner, and to catch Fantomas. There is a lot of funny trouble in the castle, espacially at one big evening party.


FANTOMAS VS SCOTLAND YARD (1967) TRAILER



FANTOMAS VS SCOTLAND YARD (1967) FULL MOVIE



FANTOMAS VS SCOTLAND YARD (1967) POSTERS



Music: Michel Magne
Cinematography: Marcel Grignon
Edited by: Pierre Gillette
Set Decoration: Max Douy
Costume Design: Mireille Leydet
Production companies:

  • P.A.C.
  • Fair Film
  • Gaumont International

Running time: 104 minutes

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Love Is a Woman (1966)


LOVE IS A WOMAN (1966)


Death is a Woman (original title)

1966 UK
Direction: Frederic Goode
Actors: Mark Burns, Shaun Curry, William Dexter

An undercover agent is sent to investigate dope smuggling on a sun-drenched Mediterranean island. When both of his principal subjects die in mysterious reasons, he soon finds that he is also involved in a murder investigation.


LOVE IS A WOMAN (1966) TRAILER



Music: Joan Shakespeare
Cinematography: William Jordan
Edited by: Fredrick Ives
Art Direction: Peter Moll
Production companies: Associated British-Pathé
Running time: 80 minutes

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Deadlier Than the Male (1967)


DEADLIER THAN THE MALE (1967)


1967 UK
Direction: Ralph Thomas
Actors: Richard Johnson, Elke Sommer, Sylva Koscina

When two oil company executives are found dead, insurance company investigator Hugh “Bulldog” Drummond (Richard Johnson) is brought onto the case. Soon, Drummond and his young mod nephew, Robert (Steve Carlson), are circling the globe on the trail of a pair of gorgeous assassins, Irma (Elke Sommer) and Penelope (Sylva Koscina), who dispatch important businessmen after ensnaring them with their feminine wiles. The film updates a popular 1920s British mystery series for the swinging ’60s.


DEADLIER THAN THE MALE (1967) FULL MOVIE



DEADLIER THAN THE MALE (1967) POSTERS



Music: Malcolm Lockyer
Cinematography: Ernest Steward
Edited by: Enzo Alabiso
Art Direction: Alex Vetchinsky
Costume Design: Cynthia Tingey, Yvonne Caffin
Production companies: Greater Films Ltd.
Running time: 101 minutes

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Spies Strike Silently (1966)


SPIES STRIKE SILENTLY (1966)


Le spie uccidono in silenzio (original title)

1965 Italy | Spain
Direction: Mario Caiano
Actors: Lang Jeffries, Emma Danieli, Andrea Bosic

A young blonde Jane Freeman is found dead in the pool. She turns out to be a daughter of Professor Freeman who has been told his daughter will die unless he gives up his research.


SPIES STRIKE SILENTLY (1966) OPENING CREDITS



SPIES STRIKE SILENTLY (1966) FULL MOVIE IN PORTUGUESE




Music: Francesco De Masi
Cinematography: Julio Ortas
Edited by: Antonio Gimeno, Gianmaria Messeri
Art Direction: José Luis Galicia, Jaime Pérez Cubero
Production Companies:

  • Filmes Cinematografica
  • Terra Film
  • Estela Films

Running time: 85 minutes

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The Exterminators (1965)


THE EXTERMINATORS (1965)


Coplan FX 18 casse tout (original title)
aka Agente 077 Summergame

FX-18 Superspy (USA)
Agente 777 missione Summergame (Italy)
Objetivo: matar (Spain)
Geheimauftrag CIA – Istanbul 777 (West Germany)

1965 France | Italy
Direction: Riccardo Freda
Actors: Richard Wyler, Robert Manuel, Jany Clair
A French agent is sent to save an atomic scientist uncovers a plot by terrorists and a secret atomic site in Turkey.

Follows:

  • FX 18 (1964)
  • Coplan prend des risques (1964)

Followed by:

  • Mexican Slayride (1967)
  • Coplan Saves His Skin (1968)
  • Coplan (1989) (TV Series)
  • Coplan: L’ange et le serpent (1989) (TV Episode)

THE EXTERMINATORS (1965) FULL MOVIE



Music: Marcello De Martino
Cinematography: Enrico Betti Berutto, Vitaliano Natalucci
Edited by: Enzo Alabiso
Production Design: Luciano De Nardi
Production companies: Protor Film S.r.l.
Running time: 90 minutes

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To Skin a Spy (1966)


TO SKIN A SPY (1966)


Avec la peau des autres (original title)

1965 France | Italy
Direction: Jacques Deray
Actors: Lino Ventura, Jean Bouise, Marilù Tolo

A French secret agent gets a license to kill when he is sent to Vienna to plug a security leak in this routine spy saga. He is caught in the crossfire of international enemy agents trying to eliminate the French.


TO SKIN A SPY (1966) FULL MOVI



Music: Michel Magne
Cinematography: Jean Boffety
Edited by: Henri Lanoë
Production Design: Jean d’Eaubonne
Production companies:

  • Les Films de Montfort
  • Fida Cinematografica
  • Arca-Filmproduktion GmbH (collaboration)

Running time: 90 minutes

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Argoman the Fantastic Superman (1967)


ARGOMAN THE FANTASTIC SUPERMAN (1967)


Come rubare la corona d’Inghilterra (original title)

1967 Italy
Direction: Sergio Grieco (as Terence Hathaway)
Actors: Roger Browne, Dominique Boschero, Eduardo Fajardo

Relaxing in his oceanside mansion after his latest adventure in China, Sir Reginald Hoover (Roger Browne) is interrupted from his leisure activities by a crime fit for Argoman himself. However, Sir Reginald IS Argoman, so who is behind this masterful theft of the Crown of St. Edward from the Tower of London? Argoman is practically invincible with powers beyond the grasp and scope of mortal man. However, has he met his match in Jenabell (Dominique Boschero), the self-styled Queen of the World? She uses her knowledge of his one weakness to gain the upper hand early and mankind holds their breath as these two match wits in their chess match. One part spy flick and one part superhero movie, this film has to be seen. With so much 60’s charm that it will leave you grinning and groaning while wishing you were Argoman


ARGOMAN THE FANTASTIC SUPERMAN (1967) TRAILER



ARGOMAN THE FANTASTIC SUPERMAN (1967) FULL MOVIE



ARGOMAN THE FANTASTIC SUPERMAN (1967) POSTERS



Music: Piero Umiliani
Cinematography: Tino Santoni
Edited by: Renato Cinquini
Art Direction: Alberto Boccianti
Set Decoration: Claudio Cinini
Costume Design: Gaia Romanini
Production companies: Fida Cinematografica
Running time: 93 minutes

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Arabesque (1966)


ARABESQUE (1966)


1966 USA
Direction: Stanley Donen
Actors: Gregory Peck, Sophia Loren, Alan Badel

Professor David Pollock is an expert in ancient Arabic hieroglyphics. A Middle Eastern Prime Minister convinces Pollock to infiltrate the organization of a man named Beshraavi, who is involved in a plot against the Prime Minister. The nature of the plot is believed to be found in a hieroglyphic code. Beshraavi’s mistress, Yasmin Azir is a mystery intertwined in the plot. Pollock needs her help, but when she repeatedly seems to double cross him in one escapade after another, he can’t decide on whose side she is working. Ultimately working together, Pollock and Yasmin decipher the plot and set out to stop an assassination of the Prime Minister.


ARABESQUE (1966) TRAILER



ARABESQUE (1966) FULL MOVIE



ARABESQUE (1966) POSTERS



Music: Henry Mancini
Cinematography: Christopher Challis
Edited by: Frederick Wilson
Art Direction: Reece Pemberton
Production companies: Stanley Donen Films (as A Stanley Donen Production)
Running time: 105 minutes

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Agent X-77 Orders to Kill (1966)


AGENT X-77 ORDERS TO KILL (1966)


Baraka sur X 13 (original title)

 

Operación Silencio (Spain)
Agente X-77 – ordine di uccidere (Italy)
Baraka – Agent X 13 (West Germany)

1966 France | Italy | Spain
Direction: Maurice Cloche, Silvio Siano (as Edgar Lawson)
Actors: Gérard Barray, Sylva Koscina, Agnès Spaak

A government agent tries to prevent foreign spies from obtaining a scientist’s formula for a solid rocket fuel.

Be sure to check out the DWRAYGER DUNGEON for his views on this gem.


AGENT X-77 ORDERS TO KILL (1966) FULL MOVIE


The uploaded videos on youtube are a mess. Follow notes to navigate them into a cohesive whole.

Watch the video above until 20:57 (X-77 dancing with Mania) then jump to the video below

Watch the video above until 20:53 (X-77 in red car at docks) then jump to the video below

Watch the video above until 21:38 (Mania in bathtub) then jump to the video below

Watch the video above until 25:24 (bad guy fights Mania on floor) then jump to the video below

Watch the video above until 6:40.


AGENT X-77 ORDERS TO KILL (1966) POSTERS



Music: Georges Garvarentz (French version) Federico Martínez Tudó (Spanish version)
Cinematography: Juan Gelpí, Franco Vitrotti (only credited in the Italian version)
Edited by: Monique Isnardon, Gilbert Natot
Production Design: Luciano De Nardi
Production companies:

  • Balcázar Producciones Cinematográficas
  • Capitole Films
  • Compagnia Cinematografica Mondiale (CCM)
  • Intercontinental Productions

Running time: 100 minutes

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