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Encyclopedia > Dr. Goldfoot and the Girl Bombs

Dr. Goldfoot and the Girl Bombs is a 1966 spy-spoof film directed by Mario Bava and starring Vincent Price, Fabian, Francesco Mulé, Laura Antonelli and the comedy team of Franco Franchi and Ciccio Ingrassia. The film was shot in Italy and the title of the Italian version (which is reported to be quite different than the English-language edition) is Spie vengono dal semifreddo. Mario Bava (July 31, 1914-April 27, 1980) was an Italian director and cinematographer remembered as one of the greatest names from the golden age of Italian horror movies. ... Vincent Price on Broadway as Mr. ... Fabian (born February 6, 1943) was an American teen idol of the late 1950s and early 1960s. ... Laura Antonelli (born November 28, 1941) is a former Italian film actress. ... Franco Franchi (18 September 1922 - 1992) is a deceased Italian comedian. ...


Plot

Price plays the titular mad scientist who is working with the Chinese government to use his exploding female robots to disrupt a scheduled NATO war-game by blowing up the various generals involved in the exercise (one of whom is Goldfoot's double, and whom he impersonates). Fabian is the hero who works to thwart the plot, when he isn't busy chasing women, particularly Antonelli's character. The film ends with an extended frantic chase through the streets of Rome, and Goldfoot attempting to start a war between Russia and the United States by dropping a nuclear bomb on Moscow. NATO 2002 Summit in Prague The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO), also called the North Atlantic Alliance, the Atlantic Alliance or the Western Alliance, is an international organisation for collective security established in 1949, in support of the North Atlantic Treaty signed in Washington, DC, on 4 April 1949. ... This is the current Article Improvement Drive collaboration! CAST YOUR VOTE for next weeks article For other uses, see Rome (disambiguation). ... Moscow (Russian: Москва́, Moskva, IPA: ) is the capital of Russia and the countrys principal political, economic, financial, educational and transportation center, located on the river Moskva. ...


Production

The film is a sequel to Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine, and was an attempt to create a hybrid between that film's financial success and Franco and Ciccio's popularity in Italy. The result was not successful, and is considered by many critics to be director Brava's worst movie. Goldfoot is the only character who appears in both movies. sounds like a good film http://www. ...


External links

  • IMDB page
  • Review discussing film's tortured gestation

 
 

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