6.0/10
289
16 user 8 critic

Some Girls Do (1969)

A series of unexplainable accidents befall the people and companies responsible for developing the world's first supersonic airliner (SST1). A British agent is sent to investigate and with ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay) (as David Osborn), (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Adventure | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

British agent Bulldog Drummond is assigned to stop a master criminal who uses beautiful women to do his killings.

Director: Ralph Thomas
Stars: Richard Johnson, Elke Sommer, Sylva Koscina
Action | Comedy | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  

The evil crime syndicate Thanatos is bent on taking over the world, using a magnetic wave generator that will cause all metal-based machinery to grind to a halt. However, the well-known ... See full summary »

Director: Alberto De Martino
Stars: Neil Connery, Daniela Bianchi, Adolfo Celi
Danger Route (1967)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

During the Cold War, a British secret agent is ordered to kill a Soviet-bloc defector held by the CIA in England but this straightforward mission turns into a convoluted plot involving double-agents.

Director: Seth Holt
Stars: Richard Johnson, Carol Lynley, Barbara Bouchet
Checkpoint (1956)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

After killing a few Italian cops during a burglary, a thief hired by a British car racing company must flee to Switzerland disguised as a race car driver during a rally.

Director: Ralph Thomas
Stars: Anthony Steel, Odile Versois, Stanley Baker
The Last Run (1971)
Certificate: GP Action | Drama | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A former getaway driver from Chicago (George C. Scott) has retired to a peaceful life in a Portuguese fishing village. He is asked to pull off one last job, involving driving a dangerous ... See full summary »

Directors: Richard Fleischer, John Huston
Stars: George C. Scott, Tony Musante, Trish Van Devere
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

In the 1920s, two rival brothel madames have a bet on who has the sexiest girls.

Director: Malcolm Leigh
Stars: Joanna Lumley, Penny Brahms, Richard Wattis
The Ambushers (1967)
Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A government space saucer is hijacked mid-flight by a powerful laser beam under the control of Jose Ortega, who then proceeds to rape the female pilot, Sheila Sommars. ICE sends agent Matt ... See full summary »

Director: Henry Levin
Stars: Dean Martin, Senta Berger, Janice Rule
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

The FBI sends agents to Jamaica to investigate arms smuggling to revolutionaries in Santo Domingo.

Directors: Ernst R. von Theumer, Peter Jacob
Stars: Larry Pennell, Margitta Scherr, Roberto Camardiel
The Silencers (1966)
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

In this, the first Matt Helm movie, we see Matt Helm coaxed out of semi-retirement by an attractive ex-partner. It seems that the evil Big O organization has a nefarious plan called "... See full summary »

Director: Phil Karlson
Stars: Dean Martin, Stella Stevens, Daliah Lavi
Hammerhead (1968)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

An American agent has tracked down the stronghold of an evil criminal mastermind, determined to take over the world (what, another one ?).

Director: David Miller
Stars: Vince Edwards, Judy Geeson, Peter Vaughan
Sci-Fi | Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Mr. Rossi lives in a small town. He works in a large financial company and is considered to be rather original and eccentric by his colleagues because he doesn't own a car and insist on ... See full summary »

Director: Marcello Aliprandi
Stars: Roberto Antonelli, Sydne Rome, Elena Persiani
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Rod Taylor plays a policeman sent to return a sensitive case; An Australian citizen, currently acting as high commissioner for peace talks who is wanted for an old charge -- of murder. The ... See full summary »

Director: Ralph Thomas
Stars: Rod Taylor, Christopher Plummer, Lilli Palmer
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
James Villiers ...
Vanessa Howard ...
Robot No. 7
Maurice Denham ...
Mr. Mortimer
...
Miss Mary
...
Adrienne Posta ...
Drummond's Daily
...
Lady Manderley
...
Peregrine Carruthers
...
Robot No. 9
Nicholas Phipps ...
Lord Dunnberry
...
Robot No. 1
George Belbin ...
Major Newman
Edit

Storyline

A series of unexplainable accidents befall the people and companies responsible for developing the world's first supersonic airliner (SST1). A British agent is sent to investigate and with the help of another agent uncovers a plot masterminded by Carl Petersen who stands to gain eight million pounds if the aircraft is not ready by a certain date. The evil Petersen has developed a number of "robots" (actually rather beautiful girls with "electronic brains") to help him sabotage the SST1 project by means of "infrasound" (extreme low frequency sound waves) which can be directed at people or objects with devastating results. Written by Kevin Steinhauer <K.Steinhauer@BoM.GOV.AU>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Some Girls Will Do Anything In The Dark... Even Murder!


Certificate:

G | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 January 1969 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Alcune ragazze lo fanno  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Sydne Rome receives an "introducing" credit See more »

Quotes

Carl Petersen: History repeats itself. Napoleon dreamt of the entire universe thronging to his door. Now I shall fulfill his dreams.
Hugh Drummond: Dressed as the Duke of Wellington?
Carl Petersen: Well of course my dear fellow. Never back a loser.
See more »

Connections

Follows Arrest Bulldog Drummond (1938) See more »

Soundtracks

Some Girls Do
Music by Charles Blackwell
Lyrics by Don Black
Sung by Lee Vanderbilt
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Bulldog's Babes
13 December 2005 | by (Ambrosia) – See all my reviews

Three years after 'Deadlier Than The Male', Richard Johnson was back as Hugh 'Bulldog' Drummond, this time investigating mysterious sabotage incidents involving the S.S.T.-1, Britain's newest supersonic airliner. The 'Matt Helm' and 'Derek Flint' sequels disappointed, but nobody who enjoyed 'Deadlier' can fail to appreciate this. The same ingredients ( beautiful girls, gadgets, nice location filming, fast-moving action ) are here, but with a dash more humour. Its all so over the top its practically orbiting Saturn. Charles Blackwell's score catches the right mood of '60's kitsch, the opening theme song is a knockout! Tightly edited, the film moves so fast you don't have time to dwell on its absurdities. Daliah Lavi and Beba Loncar head a long line of luscious babes, including a young Joanna Lumley, and the delectable Adrienne Posta! Nigel Green isn't around to reprise baddie Carl Petersen, alas, but James Villiers is not too bad. Robert Morley is delightful as the eccentric cookery teacher 'Miss Mary'!


24 of 30 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?