Mrs. Pollifax-Spy (1971)





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This film, based on the novel by Dorothy Gillman, focuses on a widow who volunteers her services to the CIA. Eventually the CIA chooses her to pick up some much-sought-after microfilm. When she and her protector are captured and taken to Albania, her charm and wits save the day.
Action & Adventure , Comedy , Drama , Mystery & Suspense
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United Artists


Rosalind Russell
as Emily Pollifax
Darren McGavin
as Farrell
John Beck
as Lulash
Dana Elcar
as Carstairs
Harold Gould
as Nexdhet
Donald Diamond
as DeGamez, Book Shop Proprietor
Albert Paulsen
as Gen. Perdido
Dennis Cross
as Bishop
Nick Katurich
as Stefan
Don Diamond
as DeGamez, Book Shop Proprietor
Robert Donner
as Larrabee
Tom Hallick
as Roger
Vassily Sulich
as Albanian Private
Dennis Patrick
as Tourist
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Critic Reviews for Mrs. Pollifax-Spy

All Critics (1)

One of the worse spy movies I've ever seen.

Full Review… | April 10, 2012
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Audience Reviews for Mrs. Pollifax-Spy

Has a lot of potential but just a mess of a movie. A perfect movie to be remade with a better script.

Sunil Jawahir
Sunil Jawahir

Super Reviewer


Starts well but loses focus and sort of peters out.

jay nixon
jay nixon

Super Reviewer

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