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Where the Spies Are (1966)

A local doctor is recruited as a cold war spy to fulfill a very important secret mission in the Middle East, only to experience that his mission is complicated by a sexy female double agent.

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Dr. Jason Love
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Vikki (as Francoise Dorleac)
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MacGillivray
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Rosser
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Farouk
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Josef
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Simmias
George Pravda ...
1st Agent
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Jackson
Ronald Radd ...
Stanilaus
Alan Gifford ...
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Aeradio
George Mikell ...
Assassin
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Parkington
Reginald Beckwith ...
Mr. Kahn
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A local doctor is recruited as a cold war spy to fulfill a very important secret mission in the Middle East, only to experience that his mission is complicated by a sexy female double agent.

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From Russia, Beirut, London, Rome and Byblos with LOVE! See more »

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21 January 1966 (France)  »

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A caccia di spie  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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(Metrocolor)

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The name of the British intelligence agency was MI6. See more »

Goofs

After Niven thwarts the assassin, he runs around helter-skelter with the assassin's rifle, making him the target of the mob's fury. Can anyone explain why the director would have him running around with that damn rifle? It looked utterly absurd. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Jason Love: What do we do now?
Parkington: We do the professional thing. We have a drink.
Dr. Jason Love: You mean, we just - walk out the door?
Parkington: Well, I'm not climbing out the bloody window.
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Brilliant...
10 February 2004 | by (B'ham) – See all my reviews

Brilliant... Where the Spies are is superb. With outstanding performances by David Niven, Nigel Davenport and John Le Mesurier. Where the spies are will make even the most reluctant of reluctant of audiences nostalgic for the classic secret agent film. When Dr. Love (David Niven) is approached by an old equatence in the secret service (John Le Mesurier) his life is turned upside down.


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