The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax


2h 1999

Brief Synopsis

Television movie about the recently widowed Emily Pollifax, who is looking for some adventure in her life. One day she decides to follow her childhood dream of being a secret agent and, through a comedy of errors, suddenly finds herself on a plane bound for Marrakesh, Morocco on a secret C.I.A. miss

Film Details

Also Known As
Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax
Release Date
1999
Production Company
CBS Entertainment; Eastman Kodak; Investment Incentives For The Irish Film Industry; Panavision, Ltd.; Soho Images; Todd-Ao
Distribution Company
MGM Worldwide Television Group
Location
Ireland; Morocco; Paris, France

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Television movie about the recently widowed Emily Pollifax, who is looking for some adventure in her life. One day she decides to follow her childhood dream of being a secret agent and, through a comedy of errors, suddenly finds herself on a plane bound for Marrakesh, Morocco on a secret C.I.A. mission, posing as a tourist. Based on the popular novels of the same title by Dorothy Gilman.

Crew

Andrew Ackland-snow

Art Director

Kevan Barker

Assistant Director

Paul E Barnes

Assistant Director

Richard Brams

Producer

Ann Brodie

Makeup

Michele Brustin

Executive Producer

Liza Buckley

Production Coordinator

Elaine Burt

Production Coordinator

David Byrne

Production Manager

Allan Chalfin

Production Executive

Stan Cole

Editor

Don Digirolamo

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Bernie Dooley

Hair Stylist

Tom Dowling

Construction Manager

Gerry Fearon

Transportation Coordinator

Ann-marie Fitzgerald

Accounting Assistant

Philip Fitzsimons

Gaffer

David E Fluhr

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Dorothy Gilman

Source Material (From Novel)

Paul Hedges

Property Master

Colin Jamison

Hair Stylist

Adam Jenkins

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Paul Lowin

Line Producer

Josie Macavin

Set Decorator

Susan J Marks

Publicity

Robert T. Megginson

Screenwriter

Barry Miller

Consultant

Mervyn Moore

Sound Mixer

Tiny Nicholls

Costume Designer

Colm Nolan

Location Manager

Carmel O'connor

Casting (Ireland)

Mark O'connor

Publicity

Morgan O'sullivan

Co-Producer

Laerke Pedersen

Script Supervisor

Mary Pritchard

Assistant Editor

Paul Raney

Associate Producer

Dan Raziel

Music Editor

Peter Manning Robinson

Music

Matthew G Sawelson

Sound Editor

David Shaw

Executive Producer

Steve Simmonds

Art Director

Peter Sinclair

Director Of Photography

Brian Ackland Snow

Production Designer

Gilian Titchmarsh

Casting (United Kingdom)

Lynda Van Damm

Production Accountant

Judith Weiner

Casting (Usa)

Julie Weiss

Costume Designer

Des Whelan

Camera Operator

Margot Wilson

Makeup Artist

Film Details

Also Known As
Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax
Release Date
1999
Production Company
CBS Entertainment; Eastman Kodak; Investment Incentives For The Irish Film Industry; Panavision, Ltd.; Soho Images; Todd-Ao
Distribution Company
MGM Worldwide Television Group
Location
Ireland; Morocco; Paris, France

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States May 20, 1999

Began shooting November 17, 1997.

Completed shooting December 21, 1997.