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The Spy with a Cold Nose is a 1966 British comedy film directed by Daniel Petrie and starring Laurence Harvey, Daliah Lavi, Lionel Jeffries, Denholm Elliott, and Colin Blakely.[1] The film was nominated for Golden Globe Awards in the Best English-Language Foreign Film[2] and Lionel Jeffries in the Best Performance in a Comedy or Musical category.[3]

The Spy with a Cold Nose
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Directed byDaniel Petrie
Produced byJoseph E. Levine
Leonard Lightstone
Written byRay Galton
Alan Simpson
StarringLaurence Harvey
Daliah Lavi
Lionel Jeffries
Pickles (dog)
Music byRiz Ortolani
CinematographyKenneth Higgins
Edited byJack Slade
Production
company
Associated London Films
Distributed byParamount British Pictures (UK)
AVCO Embassy Pictures (US)
Release date
19 December 1966
Running time
93 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish

The plot is a spy spoof in which a dog is fitted with a covert listening device then passed between agents of the Russian and British intelligence branches.[1][3] The spies recruit a veterinarian, played by Lionel Jeffries, to find the transmitter in the dog's collar. Daliah Lavi plays the sexy Princess Natasha Romanova.

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  1. ^ a b Allon, Yoram; Cullen, Del; Patterson, Hannah (2002), Contemporary North American Film Directors: A Wallflower Critical Guide (2nd ed.), Wallflower Press, p. 421, ISBN 1903364523.
  2. ^ "Golden Globes, 1967", Google
  3. ^ a b Britton, Wesley Alan (2005), Beyond Bond: Spies In Fiction And Film, Greenwood Publishing Group, pp. 107, 112, 107, ISBN 0275985563.

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