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The Blood of Fu Manchu (1968)

M  |   |  Adventure, Crime  |  24 September 1969 (USA)
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Fu Manchu inoculates ten women with poison, to kill ten world leaders.

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Richard Greene ...
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Carl Jansen
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Ursula Wagner
Ricardo Palacios ...
Sancho Lopez
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Celeste
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Fu Manchu is hidden with his evil daughter Lin Tang in a lost city he has found in the jungles of South America. He discovers a poison deadly for men through kiss and he abducts ten women to infect them with the poison to destroy his enemies. Then he sends one woman to London to kiss his greatest enemy, the Scotland Yard agent Nayland Smith. Nayland is blinded by the poison and his friend Dr. Petrie travels with him to the jungles in South America to seek out Fu Manchu expecting to find an antidote. They team up with agent Carl Jansen and soon they learn the scheme of Fu Manchu for world domination. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Taglines:

LUSCIOUS LIPS - Lethal in their biting sting of death! See more »

Genres:

Adventure | Crime

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Release Date:

24 September 1969 (USA)  »

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Against All Odds  »

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Gross:

ESP 15,156,823 (Spain)
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Silly and Lame
21 January 2015 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Fu Manchu (Christopher Lee) is hidden with his evil daughter Lin Tang (Tsai Chin) in a lost city he has found in the jungles of South America. He discovers a poison deadly for men through kiss and he abducts ten women to infect them with the poison to destroy his enemies. Then he sends one woman to London to kiss his greatest enemy, the Scotland Yard agent Nayland Smith (Richard Greene). Nayland is blinded by the poison and his friend Dr. Petrie (Howard Marion Crawford) travels with him to the jungles in South America to seek out Fu Manchu expecting to find an antidote. They team up with agent Carl Jansen (Götz George) and soon they learn the scheme of Fu Manchu for world domination.

"The Blood of Fu Manchu" is a silly and lame adventure of the infamous Fu Manchu by Jess Franco. The acting is dreadful and the plot is confused and boring with no emotion. The speeches of Howard Marion Crawford and Götz George are very difficult to be understood and most of the women are beautiful actresses. My vote is four.

Title (Brazil): Not Available on DVD and Blu-Ray


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