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The Agency (known as Mind Games on video) is a 1980 Canadian dramatic/thriller film. It was directed by George Kaczender, with a screenplay by Noel Hynd. Based on a novel by Paul Gottlieb, it is a political thriller involving advertising copywriter... read more
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The Agency (known as Mind Games on video) is a 1980 Canadian dramatic/thriller film. It was directed by George Kaczender, with a screenplay by Noel Hynd. Based on a novel by Paul Gottlieb, it is a political thriller involving advertising copywriter Philip Morgan (Lee Majors) who discovers the agency he works for, run by Ted Quinn (Robert Mitchum), is using subliminal advertising to manipulate a presidential election. It features appearances by Canadian actors Saul Rubinek as an audio technician (earning a "Best Supporting Actor" Genie nomination), Jonathan Welsh as a police detective, and familiar supporting players Michael Kirby and Gary Reineke as hitmen. The film was shot on locations in Montréal and rural Québec.

Original Release

02/15/1980

Cast

Robert Mitchum Ted Quinn
Lee Majors Philip Morgan
Valerie Perrine Brenda Wilcox
Alexandra Stewart Mimi
Saul Rubinek Sam Goldstein
George Touliatos Sgt. Eckersley
Franz Russell George Millar
Michael Kirby Quinn's Assassin
Gary Reineke Second Hit Man
Hugh Webster Inmate
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

George Kaczender

Writers

Noel Hynd, Paul Gottlieb

Cast

Robert Mitchum Ted Quinn
Lee Majors Philip Morgan
Valerie Perrine Brenda Wilcox
Alexandra Stewart Mimi
Saul Rubinek Sam Goldstein
George Touliatos Sgt. Eckersley
Franz Russell George Millar
Michael Kirby Quinn's Assassin
Gary Reineke Second Hit Man
Hugh Webster Inmate
Antony Parr Charlie
Jonathan Welsh Detective Ross
Donald Davis Alexander Stripe
Marilyn Gardner Philip's Lawyer
Eric Donkin Criminal Attorney
Walter Massey Minister
Patti Oatman Receptionist at GP&S
Arthur Grosser Store Salesman (as Art Grosser)
Henry Gamer Client at GP&S
Denise Vanderberg Bikini Model (as Denise Vandenberg)

Producers

Stephen J. Roth Executive Producer
Robert Baylis Executive Producer
Robert Lantos Executive Producer
Robert Lantos Producer
Robert Baylis Producer
Stephen J. Roth Producer

Editors

Kirk Jones, George Kaczender, Peter Wintonick

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