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13 Frightened Girls! (1963)

Approved  |   |  Adventure, Comedy, Thriller  |  July 1963 (USA)
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While attending a school for diplomats' daughters, the teen-aged daughter of the American ambassador uses her access to various embassies to engage in espionage.

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Wally Sanders
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John Hull
Khigh Dhiegh ...
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Miss Pittford
Garth Benton ...
Peter Van Hagen
María Cristina Servera ...
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Alexandra Bastedo ...
Alex - England (as Alexandra Lendon Bastedo)
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Storyline

Thirteen girls in a Swiss boarding school, particularly one Candace Hull ("Kitten", "Candy"), stir up trouble on their vacation as they mess with the diplomatic affairs of their elders and get into serious trouble when a Russian spy is discovered murdered. Written by Robert B. DeSalvo <rdesalvo@earthlink.net>

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The big fright! The eerie sight! See more »


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The Candy Web  »

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Trivia

This was the only theatrical feature film for Kathy Dunn. The rest of her short career was made up of stage and television work. See more »

Goofs

When Candy's father shot into the limousine door lock to break Candy out and save her from the bomb, she crouched down in the back seat and hid directly behind the door lock so that he was shooting directly at her head from only a couple of feet away, instead of moving to the far side of the back seat to get away from the door. At that range, his shot should have gone through the door and hit her in the head. See more »

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References 13 Ghosts (1960) See more »

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User Reviews

 
One young girl saves the day !!!
13 June 1999 | by (Houston, Texas) – See all my reviews

This movie has gotten terrible reviews. Leonard Maltin called it "juvenile" and "pure camp" as did T.V. guide.

I saw it for the first time when I was about ten years old. I have never forgotten this movie, and it stands in my mind as one of my most beloved childhood movies. (So I supposed the "juvenile" is appros.)

This movie is fresh and fun. If you loved movies such as "The Trouble With Angels" or The "Tammy" series, for you this is a must see. Or if you're a Sandra Dee fan, you'll enjoy Kathy Dunn as Candy.

A young diplomat's daughter tries to play grown up as a spy. Of course she gets in over her head. And watching her get out of it is all the fun. Enjoy!!!!


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