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"Mission: Impossible" Nitro (1969)

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Bruce Geller (created by)
Laurence Heath (written by)
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Original Air Date:
23 March 1969 (Season 3, Episode 21)
General Zek, a military officer of a Middle Eastern kingdom, bitterly opposes the peace treaty signed... See more » | Add synopsis »
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 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Peter Graves ... James Phelps

Martin Landau ... Rollin Hand

Barbara Bain ... Cinnamon Carter

Greg Morris ... Barney Collier

Peter Lupus ... Willy Armitage

Titos Vandis ... General Zek

Mark Lenard ... Aristo Skora
Sándor Szabó ... Ismir Najiid (as Sandor Szabo)

Joe E. Tata ... King Said

Dick Latessa ... General Tamaar

Peter Coe ... Major Abdul-al-Tarek
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Larry Anthony ... Gate Guard (uncredited)
Frank Arno ... Guard #1 (uncredited)
Robert Board ... Guard (uncredited)
Tony Dante ... Guard (uncredited)
Daniel Elam ... Reporter (uncredited)
Bob Johnson ... Person on Tape (voice) (uncredited)
Louis Neervort ... Voiceover (voice) (uncredited)

Monty O'Grady ... Reporter (uncredited)
Mark Russell ... Reporter (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Bruce Kessler 
Writing credits
Bruce Geller (created by)

Laurence Heath (written by)

Produced by
Barry Crane .... associate producer
Bruce Geller .... executive producer
Stanley Kallis .... producer
Cinematography by
Keith C. Smith (director of photography)
Film Editing by
John Loeffler 
Casting by
Joseph D'Agosta 
William J. Kenney (casting)
Art Direction by
Bill Ross 
Set Decoration by
Lucien Hafley 
Makeup Department
Robert Dawn .... makeup artist (as Bob Dawn)
Adele Taylor .... hairstylist
Production Management
Edward Haldeman .... production manager
Paul Krasny .... in charge of post-production
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jim Myers .... assistant director
Art Department
Arthur Wasson .... supervising property master
Sound Department
Gordon L. Day .... re-recording mixer
Dominick Gaffey .... production mixer
Joseph G. Sorokin .... supervising sound editor
Special Effects by
John Burke .... special effects (as Jonnie Burke)
Bob Bralver .... stunt double: Martin Landau (uncredited)
Dick Dial .... stunt double: Peter Graves (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Michael A. Jones .... electrician (uncredited)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Forrest T. Butler .... supervising costumer
Sabine Manela .... costume supervisor: women
Editorial Department
Jerry Taylor .... editorial coordinator
Music Department
Dan Carlin Sr. .... music editor (as Dan Carlin)
Lalo Schifrin .... composer: theme music
Robert Bain .... musician: guitar soloist (uncredited)
Transportation Department
Ed Chamey .... vehicles
Other crew
Douglas S. Cramer .... executive vice president in charge of production
Philip D. Fehrle .... assistant to executive producer (as Philip Fehrle)
Alan Godfrey .... production coordinator
Alan Greedy .... script supervisor (as Allan Greedy)
Paul Playdon .... script consultant

Series Crew
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Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Bruce Geller  creator

Production Management
Jack Sonntag .... production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ray Taylor Jr. .... assistant director (1971-1972)
Lee Faulkner .... utility stunts
Wayne McLaren .... stunts
Charles Wilcox .... stunts
Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

60 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

Continuity: Barney removes the ring from a spool of computer tape twice and places it on a computer spindle and, both times, the same footage is used.See more »
[first lines]
Person on Tape:[voice on tape] Good morning, Mr. Phelps. The man you are looking at is General Zek of the Karakian Army. Zek is so bitterly opposed to the peace treaty between the kingdom of Karak and its neighbor, the Republic of Agir, that he has conspired with this man, Ismir Najiid...
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