Billion Dollar Brain

1967

Ken Russell
Director

After two earlier low key Harry Palmer vehicles, Ken Russell pulls out all the stops to outdo James Bond. I thoroughly enjoyed this as a kid. Suspect it will have dated somewhat. Climax on the ice is memorably surreal.


20th December 1967
Cinema






21st January 1968
Cinema






6th September 2004
DVD







4th October 2005
DVD









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Michael Caine
Harry Palmer
Karl Malden
Leo Newbigen
Ed Begley
Gen. Midwinter
Ed Begley
Gen. Midwinter
Oskar Homolka
Col. Stok
Françoise Dorléac
Anya
Guy Doleman
Col. Ross
Milo Sperber
Basil
Vladek Sheybal
Dr. Eiwort
Alexei Jawdokimov
Latvian Gangster
Paul Tamarin
Latvian Gangster
Mark Elwes
Birkenshaw
Stanley Caine
G.P.O. Special Delivery Boy
John Herrington
2nd Dutch Businessman
Hans De Vries
3rd Dutch Businessman
Fred Griffiths
Taxi Driver
John Brandon
Jim
Tony Harwood
Macey
George Roubicek
Edgar
Brandon Brady
Chief of Security
Alex Marchevsky
Russian Radar Operator
Peter Forest
2nd Russian Radar Operator
Reed De Rouen
1st Observer
James Woolf
Caller
Miki Iveria
Russian Woman in Train
Frederick Schrecker
Old Man in Train
Bill Mitchell
Guard - Ext. Midwinter's House
Steve Emerson
Russian Plainclothesman
Mark Moss
Russian Plainclothesman
Beau Daniels
The Texan
Harry Fielder
Cowboy at Barndance
Susan George
Russian Girl on Train
Jill Mai Meredith
Russian Girl on Train
Donald Sutherland
Scientist on computer