Kiss Kiss...Bang Bang

Kiss Kiss... Bang Bang is a 1966 Italian spy movie directed by Duccio Tessari and starring Giuliano Gemma.

Kiss Kiss...Bang Bang
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Theatrical release poster
Directed byDuccio Tessari
Screenplay by
Story by
  • Bruno Corbucci
  • Fernando Di Leo
  • Duccio Tessari[1]
Music byBruno Nicolai[1]
CinematographyFrancisco Marin[1]
Edited byLicia Quaglia[1]
  • Produzioni Cinematografiche Mediterranee - P.C.M.
  • Rizzoli Film, P.C.[1]
Distributed byCineriz[1]
Release date
  • 16 May 1966 (1966-05-16) (Italy)


Former spy Kirk Warren has been sentenced to death after he was caught attempting to steal a million dollars. At the last minute he is given the chance to redeem himself by seizing a secret formula before the notorious terrorist Mr. X can get hold of it. Warren pretends to comply with his assignment but actually plans to sell the formula to Mr. X instead of delivering it to the British Secret Service.



The film was shot in Rome and London.[3]


The opening song for the film was composed by Bruno Nicolai and Pino Cassia and sung by Nancy Cuomo.[4]


Kiss Kiss...Bang Bang was distributed in Italy by Cineriz and released on 16 May 1966.[1][2]


  • Blake, Matt; Deal, David (2004). The Eurospy Guide. Baltimore: Luminary Press. ISBN 1-887664-52-1.
  • Hughes, Howard (2011). Cinema Italiano - The Complete Guide From Classics To Cult. London - New York: I.B.Tauris. ISBN 978-1-84885-608-0.


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "Kiss kiss... bang bang" (in Italian). Archvio del cinema italiano. Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  2. ^ a b Erickson, Hal. "Kiss Kiss...Bang Bang". AllMovie. Archived from the original on 4 October 2013. Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  3. ^ Blake, Deal, p.125f
  4. ^ Hughes, p.171f

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