The Quiller Memorandum (1966) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Quiller Memorandum (1966)



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Based on a novel by Adam Hall, this well-wrought espionage adventure attempts to take a realistic look at the world of spies as it chronicles the adventures of an American agent who is assigned to go to Berlin and report back on the activities of a new generation of Nazis.


George Segal
as Quiller
John Rees
as Oktober's Man
Robert Flemyng
as Rushington
Ernst Walder
as Grauber
Edith Schneider
as Headmistress
Philip Madoc
as Oktober's Man
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Critic Reviews for The Quiller Memorandum

All Critics (13) | Top Critics (5)

A B movie, never mind the big budget and the famous names, is exactly what Memorandum is. The plot is generally aimless, the lines are merely cute.

March 14, 2015 | Full Review…
Top Critic

It relies on a straight narrative storyline, simple but holding, literate dialog and well-drawn characters.

May 5, 2008 | Full Review…

Daft, dated and outright confusing most of the time, but it undeniably fun.

May 31, 2006 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Although the whole thing is ill-served by Michael Anderson's direction, it remains perversely likeable precisely because it is rather long-winded and enigmatic.

February 9, 2006 | Full Review…
Top Critic

If you've got any spying to be done in Berlin, don't send George Segal to do the job. Or rather, don't send the pudding-headed fellow that Mr. Segal plays in "The Quiller Memorandum.

May 9, 2005 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Segal's characterization is something of a puzzle. It is not consistent, is full of mannerisms and is seldom believable.

April 3, 2019 | Full Review…

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