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Our Man Flint (1966)

Unrated | | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 16 January 1966 (USA)
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When scientists use eco-terrorism to impose their will on the world by affecting extremes in the weather, Intelligence Chief Cramden calls in top agent Derek Flint.

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The world's weather seems to have changed dramatically with violent storms everywhere and long dormant volcanoes suddenly erupting. No one is sure what is happening or why but when American intelligence chief Cramden loses yet another team of agents, there appears to be only one man who can do the job: Derek Flint, former super spy, incredibly rich and the ultimate ladies man. Despite Cramden's concerns, Flint is on the job and soon discovers that the Earth's weather is under the control of a secret organization known as GALAXY whose scientists are looking to pacify the world and devote humankind to scientific pursuits. Written by garykmcd

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$3,525,000 (estimated)
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When the girl is kidnapped from the shower, look to the left. Instead of "His" and "Hers" towels, there are two "Hers" See more »

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Hans Gruber aims far to the right of Flint's head and couldn't possibly have hit from that angle. The crack in the mirror when he shoots confirms this. He also fails completely to track Flint's movements when he leans even further left to grab some soap. See more »

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Dr. Wu: Ours would be a perfect world! Why?
Derek Flint: Because it's your idea of perfection, gentlemen - not mine!
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Referenced in The Prisoner: A. B. and C. (1967) See more »

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Espionage...what a business!
10 August 2006 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

OK, in retrospective, we should all know that 1960s espionage was all about cool dudes battling evil, and attracting hot babes in the process (though the latter often overshadowed the former, as Austin Powers showed). "Our Man Flint" is no exception. I will say that Derek Flint (James Coburn) isn't exactly James Bond, but he has his merits. The movie mostly seems like an excuse to experience that ultra-cool feeling that always emanated from the spy movies of the '60s, and they achieve that.

So, even if it isn't James Bond, it's still very enjoyable. Also starring Lee J. Cobb...and a bunch of half-dressed women.

So during that era, the four most important spies were James Bond, Derek Flint, Harry Palmer and Maxwell Smart.


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