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The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)

Director: Blake Edwards Starring: Peter Sellers, Hebert Lom, Burt Kwouk, Lesley Anne Down, Omar Sharif, Richard Vernon Music: Henry Mancini The Pink Panther Strikes Again is the fourth film in the series, which I know, I know, is not a spy film. But it includes so many spy film tropes, and actors who are associated […]

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Queen Kong (1976)

Director: Frank Agrama Starring: Robin Askwith, Rula Lenska, Valerie Leon, Roger Hammond, Fiona Curzon, Linda Hayden Editor: David Campling Cinematography: Ian Wilson Writer: Frank Agrama, Ron Dobrin Music: Pepper Oooh, this one hurt. There is a reason that the punk movement had to tear England apart in 1977/78, and this film showcases why. Some people […]

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Starcrash (1978)

Country: United States / Italy Director: Luigi Cozzi (as Lewis Coates) Starring: Caroline Munro, Marjoe Gortner, Christopher Plummer, David Hasselhoff, Robert Tessier, Joe Spinell, Nadia Cassini, Judd Hamilton, Hamilton Camp Music: John Barry You may have noticed I have been a little light on for posts lately. Well I have had a dose of the […]

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Mission Bloody Mary (1965)

AKA: Agent 077 Mission Bloody Mary | Operation Blue Lotus Director: Sergio Grieco (as Terrence Hathaway) Starring: Ken Clark, Mitsouko, Philippe Hersent, Helga Liné Music: Angelo Francesco Lavagnino Mission Bloody Mary is one of the best entries in the Eurospy genre. Ken Clark is Dick Malloy, Agent 077, on the trail of The Black Lotus, […]

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From The Orient With Fury (1965)

AKA: Fury In The Orient, Agent 077 Operation Istanbul, Fury In Istanbul, Fury On The Bosphorus, Storm Over The Bosphorus Director: Terrence Hathaway (Sergio Grieco) Starring: Ken Clark, Fernando Sancho, Margaret Lee, Philippe Hersent, Franco Ressel, Vitorrio Sanipoli, Mikaela Music: Piero Piccioni Songs ‘Before It’s Too Late’ and ‘You Wonderful You’ sung by Lydia Macdonald […]

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The Accidental Spy (2001-2002)

Director: Teddy Chen Starring: Jackie Chan, Eric Tsang, Vivian Hsu, Kim Min Jeong, Wu Hsing Kuo Music: Peter Kam (Hong Kong), Michael Wandmacher (U.S. re-edit) The Accidental Spy is a hybrid spy / martial arts film in the usual Jackie Chan style. This film divides many people due to the fact that there appears to […]

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