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It is the third of four films in the Matt Helm series, and is very loosely based upon the novel of the same name by Donald Hamilton as well as The Menacers that featured UFOs and a Mexican setting. When a government-built flying saucer is hijacked mid-flight by Jose Ortega, the exiled ruler for an outlaw nation, secret agent Matt Helm and the ship's former pilot Sheila Sommers are sent to recover it.
While there he meets ICE agent Sheila Sommers, a test pilot who has been recovered from a Central American jungle with no memory of what happened to the experimental flying saucer she flew.
Due to the electo-magnetic power of the saucer, only a woman is able to fly it, males of the species are killed by the energy. Helm had worked with Sommers on an assignment where the two had posed as man and wife.
When Sommers meets Helm, her memory comes back. Mac, the head of ICE, decides to send Helm and Sommers posing again as his wife undercover as a photographer doing a story on the Montezuma Beer Brewery, whose advertising jingle is the same tune as the anthem of Ortega's political movement.
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Along the way, they must deal with Ortega's henchmen, Francesca Madeiros an operative for Big O, Helm's main nemesiswho poses as a model and seduces Helm, an assassin named Nassim, plus a tough thug named Rocco.
Themes The film was the third of four produced in the late s starring Martin as secret agent Matt Helm.
It followed The Silencers and Murderers' Row and like those earlier films followed the approach of being a spoof of the James Bond film series rather than a straight adaptation of Hamilton's novel.
It was followed by one more, The Wrecking Crew in This entry featured a scene similar to a scene from the first Roger Moore James Bond film Live and Let Die in which one of the hero's love interests, in this case Sheila played by Janice Rule, is stripped of her clothes by way of a magnetic gadget.Year (MCMLXXIX) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar.
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Television writer and novelist Terry Prince found writer Michael A. Matteo through InkTip's network.
The two will be collaborating on a screen adaptation of Prince's novel, 'Stanley,' the real life story of a deaf man mistakenly placed in a mental institution years ago.
() was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar, the th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the th year of the 2nd millennium, the 17th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the s decade.
As of the start of , the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian.
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