CIA Secret Agent 077 Dick Malloy (Ken Clark) is sent to Madrid when someone wishes to sell a dog tag apparently recovered from the sunken American nuclear submarine USS Thresher. Once the item is identified as genuine, the man is killed before he can reveal how he acquired the dog tag from the ocean floor.
British Agent 006 must recover a powerful super technology called “anti-radar”; his fellow American Agent 008 follows him because she suspects something sinister. After Agent 006 is able to recover the original plans of the machine in a journey from Switzerland to Egypt, agent 008 discovers that 006 is actually a Russian spy …
International Rescue scientist and inventor Brains (David Graham) creates a high-tech airship, dubbed Skyship One, designed to circle the world. On its maiden launch, villains hijack the aircraft.
Ken Clark stars as Dick Hallan, a journalist for the Herald-Tribune gets mixed up in international politics through a series of incredible coincidences and is finally coerced by the CIA (not really) to follow the intrigue to its unremarkable end.
A journalist is saved by a giant submarine captained by a 200 year old man who takes him to an underwater paradise city where no one ages. That’s when monsters and mutants sent by the captain’s rival, a 200 year old scientist, attack.
Direction: Don Chaffey
Writers: Michael Carreras (screenplay), Mickell Novack (adapted from an original screenplay by) (as Mickell Novak)
Actors: Raquel Welch, John Richardson, Percy Herbert
Caveman Tumak is banished from his savage tribe. He finds a brief home among a group of gentle seacoast dwelling cave people until he is banished from them as well. Missing him, one of their women, Loana leaves with him, deciding to face the harsh prehistoric world with its monsters and volcanos as a couple.
Il grande colpo dei 7 uomini d’oro (original title)
1966 Italy | France | Spain
Direction: Marco Vicario
Actors: Philippe Leroy, Rossana Podestà, Gastone Moschin
The Professor (Leroy) and his men are captured by U.S. agents during an attempted train robbery. To avoid jail, they must kidnap a Latin dictator. The film is filled with cool sci-fi gadgets, including flying jetpacks. Austin Powers would love this fast moving, groovy sci-fi intrigue thriller.
“Seven Golden Men Strike Again (the sequel to Seven Golden Men) is mostly remembered for stealing Green Arrow’s boxing glove arrow gimmick and modifying it to be used with a bazooka.
It is also remembered for such suspenseful spy moments such as when the professor in charge of things repeatedly broadcasts his burps to his sexy assistant’s speaker-broach in an effort to prevent her from getting hot and heavy with the Latin American dictator she’s trying to seduce as part of a plot to kidnap him.
There’s also the incident where the Professor plays some funky music over the ship’s radio as part of his getaway plan which causes the sailors on other ships who hear it to do some simple dance steps. Clearly, the world of mid 1960s Italian espionage cinema was one where thinking outside the box was as routine as using giant electromagnets on a submarine to hijack a large freighter loaded down with Russian gold!”
Music: Armando Trovajoli
Cinematography: Ennio Guarnieri
Edited by: Nino Baragli, María Ana Roca
Production Design: Carlo Egidi, Jaime Pérez Cubero
Art Direction: Arrigo Equini, Piero Poletto
Set Decoration: Francesco Bronzi
Costume Design: Gaia Romanini
1966 Italy | Spain | France
Direction: Giorgio Stegani (as George Finley)
Actors: Luis Dávila, Gaia Germani, Alfredo Mayo
Doctor Morrow, a scientist who works for NASA, has mysteriously disappeared. The Secret Service investigates. Agent Lemmy Logan is in charge of the case. He discovers that that Leikman – a former Nazi scientist – is developing Ypotron, a weapon that could destroy a large part of the world. Leikman wants to use Dr. Morrow’s scientific knowledge. This is an Europsy movie from the sixties with some nice locations en beautiful women. There is to an entertaining music score by Nico Fidenco throughout the film.
Secret Agent 077 was officially a trilogy of Eurospy films with Ken Clark as Dick Malloy. However “077” was used on posters or advertising of several other Eurospy films with little or no relationship to each other perhaps to exploit the audience’s knowledge of 007.
• Agent 077 – Mission Bloody Mary (1965) starring Ken Clark
• Agent 077 From the Orient with Fury (1965) starring Ken Clark
• Special Mission Lady Chaplin (1966) starring Ken Clark
• Espionage in Lisbon (1965) – Brett Halsey as Agent 077 George Farrell
• Espionage in Tangier (1965) – Luis Dávila as Agent S.077 Mike Murphy | Marc Mato
• Secret Agent Fireball (1965) – Richard Harrison as Agent Bob Fleming (077 in some countries)
• Killers Are Challenged (1966) – Richard Harrison as Agent Bob Fleming (077 in some countries)
• Golden Eyes Secret Agent 077 (1968)
Music: Nico Fidenco
Cinematography: Rafael Pacheco
Edited by: Andreina Casini
Production Design: Arrigo Equini
Set Decoration: Arrigo Equini
Costume Design: Elio Micheli, Fausto Sarli
Se tutte le donne del mondo… (Operazione Paradiso) (original title)
Direction: Henry Levin, Arduino Maiuri
Actors: Mike Connors, Dorothy Provine, Raf Vallone
In this spoof of spy films, CIA agent, Kelly, is in Rio de Janeiro spying on a wealthy industrialist, David Ardonian, who secretly plans to turn the world sterile and repopulate it with his harem. UK spy, Susan Fleming, helps Kelly. An outlandish science-fiction, comedy-thriller full of tongue-and-cheek action, ingenious gadgets in the James Bond style combining violence and tension with polished villainy and flippant espionage, as the resourceful CIA Mike “Mannix” Connors and British agents, Dorothy Provine and Terry-Thomas (both previously in “It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World”) escape death-traps on land, sea and air.
A favourite of Quentin Tarantino, the 1960’s James Bond spoof offers bags of personality and technical skill, with an opening set-piece atop Rio de Janeiro that puts the early Bond to shame. Featuring a hero with a passion for guns, girls and bananas, Kiss The Girls is notable for the location filming, wonderfully elaborate costumes sported by, a wonderful gag involving a Rolls Royce, and Terry Thomas as a karate-chopping chauffeur.
KISS THE GIRLS AND MAKE THEM DIE (1966) TRAILER
KISS THE GIRLS AND MAKE THEM DIE (1966) FULL MOVIE
KISS THE GIRLS AND MAKE THEM DIE (1966) POSTERS
Music: Mario Nascimbene
Cinematography: Aldo Tonti
Edited by: Alberto Gallitti, Ralph Kemplen
Production Design: Mario Garbuglia
Set Decoration: Emilio D’Andria
Costume Design: Maria De Matteis, Piero Gherardi
Production companies: Dino de Laurentiis Cinematografica
Running time: 106 minutes
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
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
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
The uploaded videos on youtube are a mess. Follow notes to navigate them into a cohesive whole.
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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