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FILM DETAILS
Certificate U
Cast
Stephen Boyd
Raquel Welch
Edmond O'Brien
Donald Pleasence
Arthur O'Connell
Directors
Richard Fleischer
Screenwriters
David Duncan
Harry Kleiner
Jerome Bixby
Running Time
100 minutes

Fantastic Voyage
A US crew are shrunk and injected into the body of a recently defected Soviet doctor


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Plot
A Soviet doctor defects, but is almost killed in the attempt. As he lies dying, a US submarine crew is shrunk and injected into his body, in order to target and destroy the blood clot in his brain that threatens his life. But there may be a saboteur onboard - and they only have one hour...


Verdict
The effects may have dated, as have the Cold War themes, but the almost real time adventure still has some tension to offer.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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