MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 10,510 this week

Love Is a Woman (1966)
"Death Is a Woman" (original title)

 |  Crime, Drama, Mystery  |  June 1967 (USA)
5.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.4/10 from 54 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 1 critic

An undercover agent is sent to investigate dope smuggling on a sun-drenched Mediterranean island. When both of his principal subjects die in mysterious reasons, he soon finds that he is also involved in a murder investigation.

Director:

Writers:

(original story) (as Wally Bosco) , (screenplay) (as Wally Bosco)
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

all
a list of 2889 titles
created 27 Dec 2011
 
a list of 236 titles
created 28 Jan 2014
 

Related Items

Search for "Love Is a Woman" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Love Is a Woman (1966)

Love Is a Woman (1966) on IMDb 5.4/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Love Is a Woman.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The WW II romance set in Grosvenor square aka Eisenhower's home wherethe GIs stayed in London. Neagle loves Harrison. There arrives patriot GI Dean Jagger to rouse things up in the square. ... See full summary »

Director: Herbert Wilcox
Stars: Anna Neagle, Rex Harrison, Dean Jagger
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

British settlers travel to Masai country in Kenya.

Director: George P. Breakston
Stars: Robert Urquhart, John Bentley, Susan Stephen
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A handsome tourist travelling through the desert comes at night upon a lavish Moorish castle wherein he is entertained by a mysterious wealthy woman. He departs and returns in the morning ... See full summary »

Director: Frederic Goode
Stars: William Sylvester, Diane Clare, Aliza Gur
Comedy | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Believing that an unexpected inheritance will bring them happiness, a married couple instead finds their relationship strained to the breaking point.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Stars: Henry Kendall, Joan Barry, Percy Marmont
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Percy Pointer's passion in life is the theatre, and all his spare time is devoted to the play he is writing.When it's finished it arrives on the desk of a London impresario, at a time when he wants to stage a flop.

Director: Peter Graham Scott
Stars: Charlie Drake, Derek Nimmo, Wanda Ventham
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

"Dakota," a young soldier on a pass in New York City, visits the famed Stage Door Canteen, where famous stars of the theatre and films appear and host a recreational center for servicemen ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Borzage
Stars: Cheryl Walker, William Terry, Judith Anderson
The Libertine (2000)
Comedy | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The 'philosopher' (modernist intellectual of the French 18th-century Enlightenment) Denis Diderot is part of an aristocratic circle which practices the libertarian principles on the rural ... See full summary »

Director: Gabriel Aghion
Stars: Vincent Perez, Fanny Ardant, Josiane Balasko
Great Guy (1936)
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The adventures of an investigator (Cagney) for the Bureau of Weights and Measures.

Director: John G. Blystone
Stars: James Cagney, Mae Clarke, James Burke
Samurai (2002)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

Half a century ago, a Japanese family summoned a demon known as Kodeni to dispose of its adversaries. Once the killing was done, the family was cursed. Now, Tokyo Police Inspector Fujiwara ... See full summary »

Director: Giordano Gederlini
Stars: Cyril Mourali, Maï Anh Le, Yasuaki Kurata
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

When a mysterious death occurs, the lives of five unexpected strangers are suddenly intertwined together. A drug trafficking crime is unveiled, and through the twist and turns of the ... See full summary »

Director: Baoping Cao
Stars: Xun Zhou, Chao Deng, Hanyu Zhang
Max and Helen (TV Movie 1990)
Drama | Romance | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Based on the fact-based novel by Nazi-hunter Simon Wiesenthal based on his 1962 prosecution of the head of a Polish factory whom he learns was a murderous labor camp commandant. To be able ... See full summary »

Director: Philip Saville
Stars: Treat Williams, Alice Krige, Martin Landau
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Arlette is a malicious schoolgirl who uses her feminine charms to attract, and then destroy, every man gullible enough to respond to her flirtations. She sets her cap for the art professor ... See full summary »

Director: Edmond T. Gréville
Stars: Mai Zetterling, Hugh Williams, Margot Grahame
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Mark Burns ...
Dennis Parbury
Shaun Curry ...
Joe
William Dexter ...
Malo
...
Priscilla Blunstone-Smythe
Terence de Marney ...
Jacomini
Mark Singleton ...
Costello, Head of the Police
Michael Brennan ...
Bonelli
Blake Butler ...
Lift Operator
Dulcie Bowman ...
Old Lady
Tony Watham
Anita Harris ...
Singer at Casino
Garth Adams
Caron Gardner ...
Mary
Trisha Noble ...
Francesca (as Patsy Ann Noble)
Edit

Storyline

An undercover agent is sent to investigate dope smuggling on a sun-drenched Mediterranean island. When both of his principal subjects die in mysterious reasons, he soon finds that he is also involved in a murder investigation.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

murder | independent film | See All (2) »

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

June 1967 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Love Is a Woman  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound Recording)

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The film was released as a double bill with The Witches (1966). See more »

Goofs

Parbury is coming out of the water, just having been scuba diving, but he is not carrying any fins. See more »

Quotes

Dennis Parbury: I know, but she is quite a dish, isn't she,
See more »

Soundtracks

Who's Foolish
Lyrics by Joan Shakespeare
Sung by Anita Harris
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

"Games? I never play games."
19 November 2011 | by (the Mad Hatter's tea party.) – See all my reviews

Striking title… stunningly exotic Mediterranean backdrop… beautiful women led by the voluptuous, but venomous Trisha Noble. Other than that, this unusual 60s British spy drama while seductive is methodically languid and openly predictable in its murder mystery layout. Blackmail, murder, drugs, money and women. It's a shame the plot isn't as entertaining like its scenery and intrusively bombastic musical score, as it's quite a stiltedly talkative stop and go affair with much narrative distractions and suspicions, but very little in the way of sustained suspense and thrills. An undercover English agent is sent to the Mediterranean islands to investigate dope smuggling, but instead finds himself the main suspect in a murder case when that man he is investigating ends up dead. So he goes about trying to clear his name, by finding the killer/s. The suspects are there, but it's just trying to connect the dots to how they did it. Director Frederic Goode executes some stylish camera shots getting plenty of local flavour, but outside of those strokes it's safely mechanical all round. The cast give able performances with Mark Burns, William Dexter, Shaun Curry and Wanda Ventham. But it is indeed Noble who steals the limelight ("You must admit. She's quite a dish"). A hypnotic, if too laid-back psychedelic 60s spy fare.

"It doesn't matter who he is or who's he working for. He's trouble. "


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Used to be a staple on late night television elliotjames2
Discuss Love Is a Woman (1966) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?