The Helicopter Spies

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Helicopter Spies (1968, USA) is a Spy film directed by Boris Sagal.


Main Details

  • Released in 1968
  • Color
  • Running time: 90 minutes
  • Distribution Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Directed by Boris Sagal
  • Written by Dean Hargrove
  • Starring Robert Vaughn, David McCallum, Bradford Dillman, Carol Lynley
  • Music by Richard Shores, Jerry Goldsmith (theme)
  • Cinematography by Fred Koenekamp
  • Edited by Joseph Dervin, John Baxter Rogers
  • Produced by Norman Felton, George Lehr, Irv Pearlberg, Anthony Spinner


The Helicopter Spies is a 1968 feature-length film version of The Man from U.N.C.L.E.‍  '​s fourth (and final) season two-part episode "The Prince of Darkness Affair". The episodes were originally broadcast in the United States on October 2, 1967, and October 9, 1967, on NBC. It, as does the television series, stars Robert Vaughn and David McCallum. It is the seventh such feature film that used as its basis a reedited version of one or more episodes from the series. (Wikipedia)

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