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Director  Ted Post
Featured song  Now That Were In Love
Writer  Malcolm Marmorstein
Language  English
4.6/10 IMDb

Genre  Comedy, Crime
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Country  United States
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Release date  October 15, 1975 (1975-10-15)
Initial release  October 15, 1975 (Los Angeles)
Music director  George Barrie, Sammy Cahn, John Cameron
Cast  Elliott Gould (Dudley Frapper), Eddie Albert (Colonel Lockyer), Harry Guardino (Chops Mulligan), Godfrey Cambridge (Dusty), Jennifer O'Neill (Lt. Scottie Hallam), Alan Manson (Det. Sgt. Poultry)
Similar movies  The Italian Job, Gambit, The Italian Job, Planet Terror, Bullseye!, Topkapi

Whiffs is a 1975 comedy film directed by Ted Post, produced by Brut Productions and released theatrically in the U.S. by 20th Century Fox. It stars Elliott Gould as a gullible military private who volunteers to be the subject of numerous military biological and chemical weaponry experiments, and later robs banks as a result.

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Cast

  • Elliott Gould as Dudley Frapper
  • Eddie Albert as Colonel Lockyer
  • Harry Guardino as Chops Mulligan
  • Jennifer O'Neill as Lt. Scottie Hallam
  • Godfrey Cambridge as Dusty
  • Richard Masur as Lockyer's Aide
  • Howard Hesseman as Dr. Gopian
  • Stunt Pilot Jack Colley
  • Awards

  • Nominee Best Original Song ("Now That We're in Love") - Academy Awards (George Barrie, Sammy Cahn)
  • Nominee Best Original Song ("Now That We're in Love") - Golden Globes (George Barrie, Sammy Cahn)
  • Reception

    TV Guide wrote, in reference to the story line of Elliott Gould's character behaving like a chimpanzee because he breathed in an experimental chemical, "The scriptwriter must have taken a good whiff of the gas himself each time he sat down at his typewriter."

    References

    Whiffs Wikipedia
    Whiffs IMDb Whiffs themoviedb.org


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