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Our Man Flint (1966)

Unrated | | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 16 January 1966 (USA)
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When scientists use eco-terrorism to impose their will on the world by affecting extremes in the weather, Intelligence Chief Cramden calls in top agent Derek Flint.

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Daniel Mann

Writers:

Hal Fimberg (screenplay), Ben Starr (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Complete credited cast:
James Coburn ... Derek Flint
Lee J. Cobb ... Cramden
Gila Golan ... Gila
Edward Mulhare ... Malcolm Rodney
Benson Fong ... Dr. Schneider
Shelby Grant ... Leslie
Sigrid Valdis ... Anna
Gianna Serra Gianna Serra ... Gina
Helen Funai Helen Funai ... Sakito
Michael St. Clair Michael St. Clair ... Hans Gruber
Rhys Williams ... Dr. Krupov
Russ Conway ... American General
Ena Hartman Ena Hartman ... WAC
Bill Walker ... American Diplomat (as 'William Walker')
Peter Brocco ... Dr. Wu
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Storyline

The world's weather seems to have changed dramatically with violent storms everywhere and long dormant volcanoes suddenly erupting. No one is sure what is happening or why but when American intelligence chief Cramden loses yet another team of agents, there appears to be only one man who can do the job: Derek Flint, former super spy, incredibly rich and the ultimate ladies man. Despite Cramden's concerns, Flint is on the job and soon discovers that the Earth's weather is under the control of a secret organization known as GALAXY whose scientists are looking to pacify the world and devote humankind to scientific pursuits. Written by garykmcd

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He's the top Master Spy of all time, with his Cigarette Lighter containing 82 Death-Dealing devices, his 2 Man-Eating Dogs, his 4 Luscious Playmates and his Love Nest - Built-For-5....... See more »


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Trivia

Average Shot Length = ~5.8 seconds. Median Shot Length = ~5.5 seconds. See more »

Goofs

At the start of the movie, the rods that cause the chunks of the model dam to fall are visible, retracting in under the surface of the water. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Mr. Cramden: Gentlemen? Gentlemen, it's quite true. The weather continues to defy nature. Overnight the temperature at the Arctic has risen 4.9F.
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Alternate Versions

UK video and DVD versions are cut by 26 seconds. A scene with Flint using a mains socket to resuscitate an unconscious guard has been almost totally removed. See more »

Connections

References Dr. No (1962) See more »

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James Coburn is just terrific as super spy Derek Flint!
6 January 2004 | by InfofreakSee all my reviews

If you approach this movie thinking it's going to be a proto-Austin Powers you might be in for a disappointment. Sure, it's a James Bond spoof, but nowhere near as broad as you might expect. The Bond movies were becoming increasingly self parodic by the late 60s anyway, so there's not all THAT much difference between this and say 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service', except this is more entertaining than just about any post-Connery Bond in my opinion. James Coburn is just terrific as super spy Derek Flint, a role he was born to play. I can't say this is his best performance acting wise, but his most enjoyable role? Could be. The More you dig Coburn the more you'll enjoy the movie as let's face it, the plot is pretty thin, about some maverick scientists controlling the world's weather. But hey, it sure does LOOK great, and Gila Golan ('The Valley Of The Gwangi') makes a very sexy co-star. Plus you have respected character actor Lee J. Cobb, and if you keep your eyes open James Brolin, and even Russ Meyer babe Tura Satana in the supporting cast. Cool fun for 1960s buffs.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Italian

Release Date:

16 January 1966 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

USS Yorktown, Pacific Ocean See more »

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Budget:

$3,525,000 (estimated)
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Production Co:

Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (DeLuxe)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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