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The File of the Golden Goose (1969)

PG-13 | | Crime, Thriller, Drama | June 1969 (UK)
Policemen Novak & Thompson go undercover to infiltrate a gang of counterfeiters.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Peter Novak
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The Owl
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Arthur Thompson
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Supt. Sloane
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Angela Richmond
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Smythe
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George Leeds
Anthony Jacobs ...
Firenos
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Reynolds
Hugh McDermott ...
Ray Moss
Hilary Heath ...
Ann Marlowe (as Hilary Dwyer)
Ken Jones ...
Stroud
Karel Stepanek ...
Mueller
Bernard Archard ...
Collins
Geoffrey Reed ...
Martin
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Storyline

Policemen Novak & Thompson go undercover to infiltrate a gang of counterfeiters. Standard cross and double-cross crime story with plenty of London location work. Written by Allen Dace <a.w.dace@maff.gov.uk>

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The Golden Goose is a Dirty Bird!

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Crime | Thriller | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexual content, nudity, violence, smoking and some drug material | See all certifications »
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June 1969 (UK)  »

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A internacional do crime  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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(Eastmancolor)

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

The last film of Denis Shaw. See more »

Quotes

Peter Novak: I just hope that stiff upper lip of your's doesn't make you snore.
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Connections

Referenced in Kings of the Road (1976) See more »

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U.S.Secret Service and Scotland Yard Smash International Counterfeit Ring!
6 July 1999 | by (Washington, DC) – See all my reviews

Yul Brynner (yes, Yul Brynner, believe it or not) plays a U.S. Secret Service agent assigned by Washington to investigate an international gang counterfeiting $100 bills in Europe. He teams up with a Scotland Yard detective played by Edward Woodward ("The Equalizer" in a future life).

The movie opens with the gang attempting to assassinate Brynner near the United Nations building in New York, because he has developed too much evidence. The gang misses, of course, but his girl friend is killed. Brynner travels to London, works undercover, and gets in good with the gang.

I gave this movie a 7 out of 10, if only because they got the right American law enforcement agency (Secret Service) investigating counterfeit.


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