Herbert Von Krantz, a nuclear scientist, has discovered the “Canceler”, a device capable of neutralizing any kind of atomic bomb. Concerned to keep his invention secret, he cuts himself off from the rest of the world in the company of his daughter Sylvaine and his assistant Yvan. But the scientist is sought by the secret services of more than one country, including the USA and the USSR. Among the most virulent of Von Krantz’s enemies are “The Bald Heads”, who manage to kidnap Sylvaine. As for the Russians,it is Yvan they abduct. The situation is serious…
Director: Jean-Louis Roy. AKA The Unknown Man of Shandigor
Stars: Marie-France Boyer, Ben Carruthers, Jacques Dufilho, Daniel Emilfork, Serge Gainsbourg, Jacqueline Danno, Marcel Imhoff, Gabriel Arout, Pierre Chan, Howard Vernon, Marc Fayolle, Adrien Nicati, Serge Nicoloff, Georges Wod, Eric Brooke.
1967 Cannes Film Festival – Nominated for the Palme d’Or.