Les Espions (aka The Spies) (UK)
A classic spy thriller set in a dilapidated psychiatric hospital
Running Time: 121 mins
Retail Price: £19.99
Content Type: Movie
Les Espions is a treat for all fans for the great Henri-George Clouzot (Les Diaboliques, Wages of Fear), a classic spy thriller set in a dilapidated psychiatric hospital. A down at heel doctor (Gerard Sety) is offered a substantial sum of money by the US military to shelter a new patient. Soon the hospital beds are filled with international spies all after the secrets held by the patient Dr Malick is hosuing, a suspected physicist whose knowledge is very valuable. Among the international cast are Peter Ustinov, Curt Jurgens, Sam Jaffe, Matita Hunt and Vera Clouzot.
Biographies. Trailer for Les Diaboliques. Commentary by Sir Peter Ustinov. Scene selection. Colour booklet. Photo gallery.
Widescreen Anamorphic 1.78:1
Dolby Digital Mono French
Director of Photography:
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