The Wrecking Crew

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Wrecking Crew (1969, USA) is a Spy-Comedy film directed by Phil Karlson, and the last installment in the Matt Helm series, consisting also of The Ambushers, Murderer's Row and The Silencers.

The Wrecking Crew

Main Details

  • Released in 1969
  • Color
  • Running Time: 105 Min.
  • Distributed by Columbia Pictures
  • Directed by Phil Karlson
  • Written by Donald Hamilton, William P. McGivern
  • Starring Dean Martin (as Matt Helm), Elke Sommer, Sharon Tate, Nancy Kwan, Tina Louise, Nigel Green, Chuck Norris (uncredited)
  • Produced by Irving Allen, Harold F. Kress
  • Original Music by Hugo Montenegro
  • Cinematography by Sam Leavitt
  • Film Editing by Maury Winetrobe
  • "Karate" advisor: Bruce Lee

Also Known As

  • Järn i elden, Ett (Sweden)
  • La Mansión de los siete placeres (Spain)
  • Matt Helm i guldfällan (Finland) (Swedish title)
  • Matt Helm kultaloukussa (Finland)
  • Matt Helm og de hårde drenge (Denmark)
  • Matt Helm règle ses comptes (France)
  • Missione compiuta stop. Bacioni Matt Helm (Italy)
  • Rollkommando (Germany)
  • The House of Seven Joys (USA) (working title)


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