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The Destructors (1968)

 -  Sci-Fi  -  January 1968 (USA)
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Foreign agents are after a substance called "laser rubies" that can power a killer laser beam. Government agents are dispatched to protect the rubies and eliminate the foreign agents.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Egan ...
Dan Street
Patricia Owens ...
Charlie
John Ericson ...
Dutch Holland
...
Count Mario Romano
Joan Blackman ...
Stassa
David Brian ...
Hogan
Johnny Seven ...
Spaniard
Khigh Dhiegh ...
King Chou Lai
Gregory Morton ...
Dr. Frazer
...
Ernest Bushnell
Michael Dugan ...
Parkhouse
Jim Adams ...
Agent Wayne
Eddie Firestone ...
Dr. Barnes
Olan Soule ...
Mace (as Olan Soulé)
Linda Kirk ...
Prissy
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Foreign agents are after a substance called "laser rubies" that can power a killer laser beam. Government agents are dispatched to protect the rubies and eliminate the foreign agents.

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Dreadful
20 December 2006 | by (West Malling) – See all my reviews

One wonders who or what this dreadful movie was aimed at. Poor old Richard Egan had visibly aged and by this point was physically as stiff as his acting. His well stuffed suit walks around spouting lines with the emotion of a speak your weight machine. The impression is that this is more of a pilot for a TV series judging by the direction and music.

The finale must be one of worst non-action fights I've ever seen. There is no attempt to cut the action, people stand around staring, holding guns, more staring, waiting for someone to finish one fight then start another, then stare some more.

This really should be in the bottom 250 films.


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