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Operation C.I.A. (1965)

Approved | | Drama, Thriller | 8 September 1965 (USA)
A young CIA agent is assigned to Saigon to stop a planned political assassination.

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Mark Andrews, CIA
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Kim-Chinh
Danielle Aubry ...
Denise
Cyril Collick ...
Withers
Bill Catching ...
Frank Decker (as William Catching)
Vic Diaz ...
Professor Yen
Marsh Thomson ...
Stacey
John Laughinghouse ...
First American Officer
Frank Estes ...
Second American Officer
Santi ...
Porter
Michael Schwiner ...
Embassy Marine
Robert Gulbranson ...
Man in Bed
Janet Russell ...
Girl in Bed
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A young CIA agent is assigned to Saigon to stop a planned political assassination.

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Our C.I.A. man in Saigon ... The hottest spot on Earth!

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Drama | Thriller

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8 September 1965 (USA)  »

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Last Message from Saigon  »

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After filming a fight scene in a river that was contaminated with pollutants near the end of shooting, Burt Reynolds went to Alabama to participate in a March with Dr. Martin Luther King , Jr. one day he woke up in hospital, with lymph glands the size of softballs. At first it was assumed he had Hodgkin's disease. Finally it was revealed his mystery illness was schistosomiasis - snail eggs in the bloodstram. By luck the cure was only discovered two years earlier. See more »

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The setting is obviously Bangkok, there is Thai writing everywhere. Vietnamese uses the Latin alphabet. See more »

Quotes

Mark Andrews: What is it about me that makes women want to undress me?
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Referenced in Archer: The Man from Jupiter (2012) See more »

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Our Man in Saigon!
16 April 2002 | by See all my reviews

Actually, this movie isn't half bad. It's good to see a young Burt Reynolds kicking butt in the orient and making it with the cute Asian chicks. Definitely has that early-to-mid 60s feel, music and all. I recently purchased a very hard to find VHS copy of this movie from a collector, and I'm not gonna get rid of it! Operation CIA is one of them flicks to just kick off your shoes and sit back and relax. Worth checking out....


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