About the film
Release Date: May 04, 1966
|Slogan||:||«Ultra Mod. Ultra Mad. Ultra Mystery.»|
|Genres||:||Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller|
|Production Companies||:||Universal Pictures, Stanley Donen Films|
|Producers||:||Stanley Donen, Denis Holt, David W. Orton, Arthur Carroll|
|Writers||:||Peter Stone, Julian Mitchell, Gordon Cotler, Stanley Price|
When a plot against a prominent Middle Eastern politician is uncovered, David Pollock, a professor of ancient hieroglyphics at Oxford University, is recruited to help expose the scheme. Pollock must find information believed to be in hieroglyphic code and must also contend with a mysterious man called Beshraavi. Meanwhile, Beshraavi's lover, Yasmin Azir, seems willing to aid Pollock -- but is she really on his side?