The Ipcress File

TitleThe Ipcress File
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1965
AuthorsFurie, Sidney J.
Running Time109 minutes
Date Released3/1965
DistributorRank Organisation
CountryUnited Kingdom
Publication Languageeng

A British NI5 agent discovers a communist plot to destroy Europe's top scientists in this critically acclaimed Cold War spy film. Harry Palmer finds his target, a kidnapped scientist, incapacitated. His investigation uncovers a top-secret brainwashing program.  


Michael Caine

Nigel Green

Guy Doleman

Sue Lloyd


Directed by Sidney J. Furie

Produced by Harry Saltzman

Screenplay by Bill Canaway and James Doran

Music by John Barry

Cinematography by Otto Heller

Edited by Peter R. Hunt



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on the BFI list of the 100 best British films of the 20th century

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