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Jesús Franco (idea and screenplay)
Luis Revenga (idea and screenplay)
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28 March 1969 (West Germany) See more »
"Red Lips" are two female detectives trying to find missing models and dancers. A pop artist called Klaus Thriller and his werewolf-like assistant... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Slight but watchable comic book style spy film from Jess Franco See more (10 total) »


  (in credits order)

Janine Reynaud ... Diana (as Janine Reynault)
Rosanna Yanni ... Regina (as Rossana Yanni)
Chris Howland ... Francis McClune
Alexander Engel ... Albert Carimbuli
Marcelo Arroita-Jáuregui ... Insp. Tanner (as Marcello Arriota-Jauregut)
Manolo Otero ... Vittorio Freda (as Manuel Otero)
Dorit Dom ... Dancer (as Maria Dom)
Adrian Hoven ... Mr. Radeck
Ana Casares ... Thiller's Assistant
Michel Lemoine ... Morpho
María Antonia Redondo ... Lida Regnier
Vicente Roca ... Gallery manager

Jesús Franco ... Napoleon Bolivard
Elsa Zabala ... Fashion store owner
Marta Reves ... Girl in Hotel lobby
Ana Puértolas ... Blonde Dancer
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Claudia Gravy
Pilar Clemens ... (uncredited)
Gert Günther Hoffmann ... Mr. Radeck (voice) (uncredited)
Karl Heinz Mannchen ... Critic in Art Gallery (uncredited)
Vicente Molina Foix ... Insp. Tanner's Assistant (uncredited)
Julio Pérez Tabernero ... (uncredited)
Manuel Velasco ... Receptionist (uncredited)

Directed by
Jesús Franco 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Jesús Franco  idea and screenplay
Karl Heinz Mannchen  story (uncredited)
Luis Revenga  idea and screenplay

Produced by
Pier A. Caminnecci .... associate producer
Adrian Hoven .... producer
José López Moreno .... producer
Original Music by
Jerry van Rooyen 
Cinematography by
Jorge Herrero 
Franz Hofer (uncredited in Spanish version)
Film Editing by
Francisco García Velázquez 
María Luisa Soriano 
Art Direction by
Graf Pilati 
Carlos Viudes 
Makeup Department
Manolita Ponte .... makeup artist (as Manolita G. de Ponte)
Production Management
Jesús García Gárgoles .... production supervisor
Karl Heinz Mannchen .... production manager (as Karl-Heinz Mannchen)
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Luis Revenga .... assistant director
Vicente Molina Foix .... assistant assistant director (uncredited)
Other crew
C.M. Wakefield .... director of dialogue

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Also Known As:
"Rote Lippen, Sadisterotica" - West Germany (original title)
"Two Undercover Angels" - USA
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92 min | West Germany:81 min | Germany:75 min (video release)
Color (Eastmancolor)
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3 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Slight but watchable comic book style spy film from Jess Franco, 10 May 2008
Author: TheMarquisDeSuave from Worcester, MA

"Two Undercover Angels" is a fun and watchable if very slight film from Jess Franco, one of the most notorious and controversial filmmakers in cult film circles. The man made several truly amazing and captivating films, some entertaining diversions, and a lot of absolute crap. This falls in the middle category. Its a reasonably entertaining piece of pop art whimsy thats completely forgotten about once its over with. It shows that Franco, despite being a talented filmmaker, was extremely commercial and not prone at all to cash-ins. This campy little film seems quickly made to capitalize on the success of both "Barbarella" and "Danger: Diabolik".

There's a good amount of elements here that Franco is known for. A loopy and illogical plot (it is much easier to follow than his more well known films however), some crazy villains, pointless but welcome nudity, and beautiful women. The two undercover angels of the title are Janine Reynaud (who was in "Succubus", one of Franco's finest) and Rosanna Yanni, and are more than watchable whenever on screen. Adrian Hoven makes an amusing villain (he was also in "Succubus" and later the notorious "Mark of the Devil"). "Two Undercover Angels" is kind of like a bag of chips - its fun while it lasts, but ultimately pretty unsubstantial. It's entertaining, but completely forgettable and Franco's made much better films. (5/10)

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