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Mark Kermode introduces The Ipcress File
Mark Kermode introduces The Ipcress File

Mark Kermode introduces The Ipcress File 2016

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Mark Kermode introduces The Ipcress File 2016

2 mins United Kingdom Director. Nick Freand Jones

Mark Kermode takes a fresh look at Sydney J. Furie’s 1965 spy thriller, recounting its reputation as tougher, grittier alternative to the flashier thrills of James Bond, and theorising whether this contributes to its enduring stature.

Directed by

Nick Freand Jones

Featuring

Mark Kermode

Genres

Short documentary

Collection

Mark Kermode Introduces

Released

2016

Country

United Kingdom

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The Ipcress File

The Ipcress File 1965 PG

The coolest spy of all – Michael Caine’s Harry Palmer – makes his brilliant big screen debut in this landmark British spy thriller.

109 mins United Kingdom Director. Sidney J. Furie

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