Agency

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Agency tackles the question of the efficiency of media manipulation. An unscrupulous advertising agency, in league with equally untrustworthy political campaign manager Robert Mitchum, plants subliminal messages in its TV commercials. Just as Vance Packard warned in the 1950s expose The Hidden Persuaders, these hidden messages persuade the viewers to vote for Mitchum's candidate. Given the potency of the the film's premise, it's disappointing to watch director George Kaczender handle the material based on a novel...
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Agency tackles the question of the efficiency of media manipulation. An unscrupulous advertising agency, in league with equally untrustworthy political campaign manager Robert Mitchum, plants subliminal messages in its TV commercials. Just as Vance Packard warned in the 1950s expose The Hidden Persuaders, these hidden messages persuade the viewers to vote for Mitchum's candidate. Given the potency of the the film's premise, it's disappointing to watch director George Kaczender handle the material based on a novel by Paul Gottleib is so cut-and-dried a fashion. But Mitchum is good, as are his costars Valerie Perrine, Lee Majors, Saul Rubinek and Alexandra Stewart.
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Special Features

Biographies; Filmographies; Photo gallery; Interactive menus; Jump to scene; Dolby sound; PC/Mac compatible
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/31/2004
  • UPC: 798622314628
  • Original Release: 1981
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  • Source: Westlake Budget
  • Time: 1:34:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Robert Mitchum Ted Quinn
Lee Majors Philip Morgan
Valerie Perrine Brenda Wilcox
Saul Rubinek Sam Goldstein
Alexandra Stewart Mimi Oliveri
Hayward Morse Tony Flynn
Antony Parr Charlie
Michael Kirby Peters
Gary Reineke Jones
George Touliatos Sgt. Eckersley
John Welsh Det. Ross
Hugh Webster Inmate
Franz Russell George Miller
Eric Donkin Henry
George Kaczender
Malcolm Nelthorpe Cy
Marilyn Gardner
Walter Massey
Patti Oatman
Arthur Grosser
Henry Gamer
Denise Vanderberg
Pierre Sevigny
Sally Singal
Michael Short
Technical Credits
George Kaczender Director, Editor
Robert Baylis Associate Producer
Bill Brodie Production Designer
Olga Dimitrov Costumes/Costume Designer
Lewis Furey Score Composer
Paul Gottlieb Screenwriter
Alicia Grunsky Art Director
Ken Heeley-Ray Sound Editor
Noel Hynd Screenwriter
Kirk Jones Editor
Robert Lantos Producer
Miklos Lente Cinematographer
Stephen J. Roth Producer
Peter Wintonick Editor
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Agency
2. Chapter 1 [2:42]
3. Chapter 2 [2:37]
4. Chapter 3 [2:30]
5. Chapter 4 [3:15]
6. Chapter 5 [3:33]
7. Chapter 6 [2:26]
8. Chapter 7 [11:38]
9. Chapter 8 [6:52]
10. Chapter 9 [20:45]
11. Chapter 10 [18:59]
12. Chapter 11 [12:05]
13. Chapter 12 [2:27]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Agency
   Play Movie
   Scene Index
   Extras
      Biographies
         Robert Mitchum
         Lee Majors
         Valerie Perrine
      Filmographies
         Robert Mitchum
         Lee Majors
         Valerie Perrine
      Photo Gallery
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