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The Great Spy Chase ()

Les Barbouzes (original title)
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A cold-war spy parody. After the death of an armaments manufacturer, an international group of spies is drawn into a high-stakes battle of wits to obtain the valuable military patents which... See more »

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Francis Lagneau
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Boris Vassiliev
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Eusebio Cafarelli
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Amaranthe
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Le Commodore O'Brien
André Weber ...
Rudolphe Rossini
Louis Arbessier ...
The Swiss Colonel
Jacques Balutin ...
Le douanier (scenesDeleted)
Françoise Giret ...
Mme Pauline
Violette Marceau ...
Rosalinde
Anne-Marie Blot
Yves Elliot
Jean-Pierre Moutier ...
(as J.P. Moutier)
Jean-François Régnier ...
(as J.F. Régnier)
Michel Duplaix ...
Le barbouze avec Fiduc
Gérard Darrieu ...
L'agent Fiduc
Luce Bonifassy
Lutz Gabor ...
Le colonel allemand / The German Colonel
Yuzuru Shoji
Raoul Saint-Yves ...
L'employé des wagons-lits
Philippe Castelli ...
Le portier d'Istanbul / The Porter in Istanbul
Robert Secq ...
Benarshah
Yochka
Charles Millot ...
Hans Muller
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Col. Lanoix
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Michel Dacquin ...
Le barbouze du train (uncredited)
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Le camionneur (uncredited)
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Le douanier (uncredited)
Marius Gaidon ...
L'espion poignardé (uncredited)
Georges Guéret ...
L'Américain à Lisbonne (uncredited)
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L'homme qui lit un roman d'espionnage sous un arbre (uncredited)
Ham-Chau Luong ...
Le Chinois dans le train (uncredited)
Monique Mélinand ...
Mme Lagneau (uncredited)
Robert Thomas ...
(uncredited)
Pierre-Jean Vaillard ...
Récitant / Narrator (uncredited) (voice)
Dominique Valensi ...
La fille chez Mme Pauline (uncredited)

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Georges Lautner

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Michel Audiard ... (dialogue)
 
Albert Simonin ... ()

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Jean Mottet ... producer
Alain Poiré ... delegate producer
Robert Sussfeld ... producer

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Michel Magne

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Maurice Fellous

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Michelle David

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Mireille Joly ... assistant editor
Gina Pignier ... assistant editor

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Jacques D'Ovidio

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Louis Germain

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Carita ... hair stylist: Mireille Darc
Micheline Chaperon ... hair stylist / makeup artist

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Robert Porte ... unit manager

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Tristan Fleurquin ... assistant director
Paul Nuytens ... assistant director
Claude Vital ... assistant director

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Pierre Davoust ... sound assistant
René Longuet ... sound editor

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Henri Cogan ... stunt coordinator
Yuzuru Shoji ... karate master

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Jean-Louis Castelli ... still photographer
Roland Dantigny ... second assistant camera
Georges Pastier ... camera operator
Yves Rodallec ... assistant camera

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Guy Azzi ... location manager

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António Escudeiro ... production assistant
José Fonseca e Costa ... production assistant
Edgar Gonsalves Preto ... production assistant
Annie Maurel ... script girl

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Plot Summary

A cold-war spy parody. After the death of an armaments manufacturer, an international group of spies is drawn into a high-stakes battle of wits to obtain the valuable military patents which have been inherited by the lovely widow. Written by Jon von Zelowitz

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Taglines RUN...love takes you where the spies are...PURSUE...women who are curved like weapons...Hide...with the one you seek...and the sparks fly upward... See more »
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Also Known As
  • Quattro spie sotto il letto (Italy)
  • The Great Spy Chase (United States)
  • Operation Undercover (Hong Kong, English title)
  • Los barbudos (Spain, Catalan title)
  • 5 erittäin salaista asiamiestä (Finland)
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  • 109 min
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Movie Connections References From Russia with Love (1963). See more »

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