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One Spy Too Many (1966)

Not Rated | | Adventure, Comedy, Crime | 12 February 1966 (Japan)
U.N.C.L.E. agents Solo and Kuryakin try to stop a megalomaniac who thinks he's like Alexander The Great, commits offenses against the ten commandments and steals chemical weapons from the army in order to achieve world domination.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Napoleon Solo
Illya Kuryakin
Tracey Alexander
Alexander Waverly
Maude Waverly
Mr. Kavon
Donna Michelle ...
Princess Nicole
Gen. Bon Phouma
Col. Hawks
Clarke Gordon ...
Arnold Claxon
Prince Phanong
Cal Bolder ...
Ingo Lindstrum
Carol Williams ...


Megalomaniac Alexander wants to be like Alexander The Great. His plan is to commit the world's greatest crimes to expand his industrial empire. Every crime is specifically designed to contradict the ten commandments. U.N.C.L.E. goes after him when he steals a secret chemical from the US military. Solo and Kuryakin team up with Alexander's former wife, Tracey, to stop him from becoming the most powerful man in the world. This movie is made from the "The Alexander The Greater Affair", parts one and two, from season two of The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Written by Daniel Bolton <klsdb4@cynergy.com.au>

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Watch Out Brothers, Here Comes U.N.C.L.E. Again!


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Release Date:

12 February 1966 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Ein Spion zuviel  »

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


The subplot involving Yvonne Craig was filmed especially for this release and is the only substantial footage that did not originate from the original TV version. See more »


During the party at the end, Waverly takes 2 champagne coupes with rounded sides away from Kuryakin & Solo. A few seconds later the glasses he is holding have straight sides. See more »


Followed by The Spy in the Green Hat (1967) See more »

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1960s Adventure: The Man From UNCLE
15 February 2015 | by See all my reviews

Another spy adventure with the men from UNCLE.

I am okay with the spy genre but I don't actually call myself a fan of spy movies/TV shows. I am indeed a fan of 1960s adventure shows (Batman, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, QM's The Invaders, etc) and this is why I am drawn to the UNCLE movies. And I like Robert Vaughn as Solo.

One Spy Too Too Many is taken from the second season of the UNCLE series and it is fine entertainment. I notice all these UNCLE movies are required to have the word "Spy" in the title, which does make it a bit hard to remember which UNCLE movie you are getting. Perhaps Alexander VS UNCLE would have been a better title for this?

Don't be turned off by this being just a TV episode re-edited into a movie...the dialogue and direction is fine here! In fact, I like this more than many of the 007 feature films.

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