MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 4,883 this week

The Saint Lies in Wait (1966)
"Le Saint prend l'affût" (original title)

4.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.6/10 from 37 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Add a Plot

Director:

Writers:

(character), , 3 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 16 titles
created 26 May 2013
 
a list of 22 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Saint Lies in Wait (1966)

The Saint Lies in Wait (1966) on IMDb 4.6/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Saint Lies in Wait.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A private detective goes after the people who murdered his girlfriend.

Director: Seymour Friedman
Stars: Louis Hayward, Naomi Chance, Sydney Tafler
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Simon Templar, the Saint, is brought to New York. His search for the identity of "the Big Fellow" takes him through many dangerous situations.

Director: Ben Holmes
Stars: Louis Hayward, Kay Sutton, Sig Ruman
Adventure | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Director: Roy Ward Baker
Stars: Roger Moore, Sylvia Syms, Justine Lord
The Saint (TV Movie 2013)
Action | Adventure | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Failed pilot about international master thief and master of disguise known as the Saint who is asked by a desperate rich man to find his kidnapped daughter. However, someone dangerous is after the Saint as well, other than the cops.

Director: Simon West
Stars: Eliza Dushku, Adam Rayner, Kirsty Mitchell
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Jess Hahn ...
Jean Yanne ...
Mueller-Strasse
Danièle Evenou ...
Sophie Chartier
Raffaella Carrà ...
Madame Anita Pavone (as Raffaella Carra)
Nerio Bernardi
Sylvain Levignac ...
Hans (as Sylvain)
Henri Guégan ...
(as Henri Guegan)
Ettore Bevilacqua
Tiberio Murgia ...
Tonio Cotone
Henri Virlojeux ...
Oscar Chartier (as Henri Virlogeux)
Claudio Gora ...
Cesare Pavone
Darío Moreno ...
(as Dario Moreno)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

the saint

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

26 October 1966 (France)  »

Also Known As:

The Saint Lies in Wait  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
So begins the slump
29 June 2011 | by See all my reviews

"LE Repas Des Fauves" can be looked upon as Christian-Jaque's swansong;beyond that point,all that he made can be dismissed as rubbish: weak thriller (LA SECONDE VERITE),ludicrous farces (LES PETROLEUSES") sub -James Bond (DEUX BILLETS POUR Mexico).

His saint is not even entertaining;Jean Marais was too old for the role and Henri Jeanson whose lines were nasty ,cruel and witty in the precedent work ,"le REPAS DES FAUVES", were so poor you stop and wonder whether such a talented man could have written such drivel!There is not a single line in the whole movie which is funny!not a single one!Jeanson and the director made Leslie Charteris' thriller a spoof ,a farce so ponderous the viewer feels sorry for the talents involved in it.But not for the gamine with hair in bunches ,a millstone around the hero's neck.The boring plot deals with false documents a crook sells to the Germans and to the AmericansAnd let's not forget it,there is a password (which can be heard at least twenty times or more ):" the elephant is in the soft-boiled egg". The version starring Val Kilmer is a masterpiece ,compared with this dud.


1 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
le saint prend l'affut gilbert-depery
Discuss The Saint Lies in Wait (1966) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?