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To Catch a Spy

To Catch a Spy

A Feature film by Maurice Labro

Produced by Cinéphonic, Gaumont, Société Française de Cinématographie (SFC)

Release in France : 15/03/1957

    Synopsis

    When some top-secret rocket plans are stolen by enemy agents, Gallic secret service operative Francis Coplan (Henri Vidal) swings into action. Inevitably, the evidence trail leads him directly into the arms of several luscious ladies. There's a slam-bang climax pitting Coplan against the villains.

    Actors (18)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producers :

    Cinéphonic, Gaumont, Société Française de Cinématographie (SFC)

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Gaumont

    Co-production :

    Gaumont

    French distribution :

    Gaumont

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (15)

    Assistant Director :

    Claude Sautet

    Dialogue Writers :

    Yvan Audouard, Jean Redon

    Producers :

    François Chavane, Alain Poiré, Roger Ribadeau-Dumas

    Director of Photography :

    Jean Leherissey

    Assistant Operator :

    Charles-Henri Montel

    Editor :

    Robert Isnardon

    Music Composer :

    Georges Van Parys

    Location Manager :

    Hubert Mérial

    Adapter/dialogue writer :

    Frédéric Dard

    Author of original work :

    Paul Kenny

    Screenwriter :

    Frédéric Dard

    Sound Recordist :

    Pierre-André Bertrand

    Production Manager :

    Irénée Leriche

    Continuity supervisor :

    Alice Ziller

    Production Designer :

    Georges Levy

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    Murder, Espionage, Inventions

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1956

    French release :

    15/03/1957

    Runtime :

    1 h 45 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    18805

    Visa issue date :

    13/03/1957

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Audio format :

    Mono