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Assignment K (1968)

Philip Scott, head of a successful toy company, is also secretly the head of a British spy unit. When his cover is blown, enemy agents kidnap his girlfriend to force him to reveal the ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Philip Scott
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Toni Peters
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Harris
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Smith
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Paul Spiegler
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Hal
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Martine
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Inspector (as Carl Moehner)
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Erika Herschel
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Kramer
Dieter Geissler ...
Kurt
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George
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Dr. Spiegler
David Healy ...
David
Ursula Howells ...
Estelle
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Philip Scott, head of a successful toy company, is also secretly the head of a British spy unit. When his cover is blown, enemy agents kidnap his girlfriend to force him to reveal the identities of his operatives. Written by Daniel Frankham <danielf@wantree.com.au>

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Any moment the world might blow up in their double faces! See more »


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June 1968 (USA)  »

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Arquivo K  »

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Movie poster artwork for this pictured displayed action scene panoramas within the shape of the letter 'K'. See more »

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Enjoyed the film, nice sound trak, good interplay of the characters and nice locations
10 May 2001 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

Quick paced film, good interplay between Camila Sparv and Stephen Boyd. Nice location especially the scenes at the Ski resort and the "search for the blue wine". Not too overhanded with the espionage...always one of my favorites, back to when I first saw it on a double bill(remember those) with King Kong Escapes.

The theme song was always memorable...jazzy and you almost expected Sparv and Boyd to hook up at the end, but it was not to be. Would like to see the film on video tape.


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