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The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. – Season One, Episodes 1-3 (1966) – reviewed by George

Episode 1: The Dog-Gone Affair U.N.C.L.E. agent April Dancer (Stephanie Powers) is on a flight to Greece, hiding a small female dachshund, Putzi (Florentine’s Princess Heidi) in her large handbag under the adjoining empty seat. Unfortunately Thrush is suspicious and … Continue reading

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David McCallum in “Sol Madrid” (1967) – reviewed by George

The first shots are of poppy fields, then a montage of users shooting up at a party and the police busting in. A film is being shown to Sol Madrid (David McCallum) by Chief Danvers (Robert Rockwell): “Villanova (Rip Torn) … Continue reading

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E.: Season Two, Disc Three (1965) – reviewed by George

Episode 7: The Arabian Affair If not the most suspenseful episode so far, certainly one of the most suspenseful: Solo enters the THRUSH Satrap in New Your alone to steal the plans for a new weapon, a vaporizer. Well, he … Continue reading

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Day of the Animals (1977) – reviewed by George

This is somewhat unique: an American horror movie with an ecological plot that doesn’t involve nuclear radiation. Due to the usage of chloroflourocarbons in like, aerosol hairspray, the ozone layer has been depleted and some strange rays are coming through. … Continue reading

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Road to Bali (1952) – reviewed by George

Starring (of course) Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, and Dorothy Lamour, this is the sixth Road picture and the first in Technicolor. It was released 12 years after the first film in the series and 5 years after the fifth. So … Continue reading

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