Double Agent 73 (1974)

USA,
73m
colour
mono, English

An American exploitation film with science fiction elements directed by Doris Wishman.

Plot Summary

Drug lord Toplar is flooding the market with low-grade heroin and his secret identity is nearly blown by Agent 99. The agent is killed but leaves a clue that Agent 73, Jane, is sent to pursue. To help her on her mission she has a camera implanted in her breast…

Credits

Crew
Director: Doris Wishman
Juri Productions Inc
Producer: Doris Wishman
Script: Doris Wishman
Story: Judy J. Kushner
Continuity: Richard L. Kushner
Director of Photography: Yuri Haviv
Gaffer: Bill Szarka [real name: William Szarka]
Editor: Louis Burdi
Lab: Movielab
Music: Cine Top
Sound Mixer: Aaron Nathanson
Sound Recording: Magno Sound Inc
Makeup Artist: Miriam Meth
Opticals: B&O Film Specialists

Cast
Chesty Morgan (Jane Tennay)
Frank Silvano (Tim/Ivan Toplar)
Saul Meth (Igor Stotsky)
Jill Harris (Jane's girlfriend)
Louis Burdi (Mark Chiaro)
Peter Petrillo [real name: Peter Savage] (Bill)
Cooper Kent
Joseph Chiaro
Denise Purcell (nurse)
Donny Lee (Larry Koch)
Kurt Brandt
Nat Perogine

Alternative Titles

Ein Superheißes Ding – West Germany
Supernichons contre mafia – France

Extracts inclded in
Extra Weird (2003)
Serial Mom (1994)

References

Periodicals

  • Cinema TV Today no.10128 (5 April 1975) p.21
  • Monthly Film Bulletin vol.42 no.496 (May 1975) pp.103-104
  • Monthly Film Bulletin vol.42 no.499 (August 1975) pp.189 – note

Books

  • Film Review 1976-1977 by F. Maurice Speed p.165
  • The International Spy Guide 001 by Richard Rhys Davies p.266 – illustrated credits, note