Tiffany Jones (film)

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Tiffany Jones
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Directed by Pete Walker
Written by Alfred Shaughnessy
Produced byPete Walker
Starring Anouska Hempel
Ray Brooks
Eric Pohlmann
CinematographyPeter Jessop
Edited byAlan Brett
Music by Cyril Ornadel
Production
company
Peter Walker (Heritage)
Distributed by Hemdale
Release date
  • 12 April 1973 (1973-04-12)(UK)
Running time
90 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish

Tiffany Jones is a 1973 British comedy film directed by Pete Walker and starring Anouska Hempel as the titular character. It was based on the British daily comic strip series Tiffany Jones by Pat Tourret and Jenny Butterworth. Other roles were performed by Ray Brooks and Eric Pohlmann. [1]

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Plot

The film focuses on Tiffany Jones, a photo model in Swinging London. However, here she also has a double life as a secret agent. The plot follows her as she tries to topple an Eastern European dictatorship in the fictional country Zirdana.

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References

  1. "BFI | Film & TV Database | TIFFANY JONES (1973)". Ftvdb.bfi.org.uk. 16 April 2009. Archived from the original on 14 January 2009. Retrieved 10 May 2014.