MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,772 this week

Agent 38-24-36 (1964)
"Une ravissante idiote" (original title)

 -  Comedy  -  13 March 1964 (France)
5.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.8/10 from 198 users  
Reviews: 8 user

A Russian spy is supposed by the British Secret Service to steal some faked orders, but he is to stupid to succeed. His girlfriend tries to help him, but it seems he is to foolish to succeed.

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (novel), 5 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Live Chat with Keanu Reeves

We conducted a Live Chat with Keanu about his upcoming film John Wick.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

Vus
a list of 1800 titles
created 30 Mar 2012
 
list image
a list of 200 titles
created 26 Nov 2012
 
a list of 57 titles
created 23 Mar 2013
 
a list of 35 titles
created 20 Sep 2013
 
a list of 92 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Agent 38-24-36" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Agent 38-24-36 (1964)

Agent 38-24-36 (1964) on IMDb 5.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Agent 38-24-36.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A boy is kidnapped and murdered on the French riviera. The police, who had watched the delivery of the ransom to TWO men gives chase once they determine that the boy is dead. The police ... See full summary »

Director: André Cayatte
Stars: Anthony Perkins, Jean-Claude Brialy, Renato Salvatori
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Lisa Macklin, an Italian woman, has a fight with her American husband Robert in a Paris night club. He leaves the next day for a business trip and Lisa says she does not want to see him ... See full summary »

Director: Anatole Litvak
Stars: Sophia Loren, Anthony Perkins, Gig Young
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A champagne tycoon's (Furneaux) partner (Ronet) suspects his partner's gigolo husband (Perkins) of murders he's been framed for.

Director: Claude Chabrol
Stars: Anthony Perkins, Maurice Ronet, Yvonne Furneaux
Phaedra (1962)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A retelling of the Greek myth of Phaedra. In modern Greece, Alexis's father, an extremely wealthy shipping magnate, marries the younger, fiery Phaedra. When Alexis meets his stepmother, ... See full summary »

Director: Jules Dassin
Stars: Melina Mercouri, Anthony Perkins, Raf Vallone
Thriller | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A strangler known as the Kenbourne Killer has been murdering streetwalkers for 25 years. The police set out to track him down.

Director: Petra Haffter
Stars: Anthony Perkins, Uwe Bohm, Sophie Ward
Evening Primrose (TV Movie 1966)
Fantasy | Horror | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A man becomes part of a secret society of people who live in a department store and quickly falls in love with their leader's young maid.

Director: Paul Bogart
Stars: Anthony Perkins, Dorothy Stickney, Larry Gates
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

When Henry Jekyll's experiments with cocaine have gotten out of control, he transforms into the hideous Jack Hyde. As Hyde he searches the London streets at night for his prey in ... See full summary »

Director: Gérard Kikoïne
Stars: Anthony Perkins, Glynis Barber, Sarah Maur Thorp
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

12-year-old George Mellish, tired of beatings for both real and fancied misdeeds at the hands of his foster parents,runs away from home by hopping a freight train and lands somewhere east ... See full summary »

Director: Servando González
Stars: Anthony Perkins, Dana Elcar, Henry Hull
Comedy | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Comedy about a naive French country girl in London who helps the war effort by parachuting into German-occupied France to help kidnap an important German general. She bungles through to a heroic finish of plot and counter-plot.

Director: Christian-Jaque
Stars: Brigitte Bardot, Jacques Charrier, Ronald Howard
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Penelope 'Penny' Lightfeather
...
Harry Compton / Nicolas Sergueievitch Miloukne
Grégoire Aslan ...
Bagda
Jean-Marc Tennberg ...
Inspector Cartwright
Hans Verner ...
Donald Farrington
Jacques Monod ...
Surgeon - the chauffeur
Hélène Dieudonné ...
Mamie
Charles Millot ...
Fedor Alexandrovitch Balaniev
Jacques Hilling ...
Le Lord-Admiral
Paul Demange ...
Le directeur de la banque
Frederica Layne ...
Maud Smith (as Fredrika Layne)
Annick Allières ...
Eléonore - la serveuse du Lion's
Dominique Page ...
Rosemary
Robert Murzeau ...
Clément
Jacques Dynam ...
Le sergent de police
Edit

Storyline

Harry Compton, a naive young man, is dismissed by the bank in which he worked. Desperately in need of a job, he agrees to become a Soviet spy. Assigned with the mission to steal the "Avalanche" secret file from Sir Dumfrey, he gets to know Penny, a ravishing but somewhat dumb dressmaker. The young woman spontaneously offers to help Harry in his actions. But they are pursued by bad luck. What's more, they keep accumulating blunders. To make matters worse, the MI6 has learned of the operation... Written by Guy Bellinger

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Normally spies are a cold-blooded breed... but not agent 0038-24-36!... See more »

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

13 March 1964 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Agent 38-24-36  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

(Westrex Sound)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 42464 delivered on 7-3-1964. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Carnaby, M.D. (1966) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Not One of Perkins' Better Films
9 March 2002 | by See all my reviews

Arguably the worst Tony Perkins' film that he did prior to the 1980s, this "comedy" in which he plays a bumbling spy trying to retrieve a file for the Russians concerning NATO military tactics, with the help of Bardot, is neither funny nor interesting. Don't bother with it.


5 of 18 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Agent 38-24-36 (1964) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?