Released in 1966, "Dr. Goldfoot and The Girl Bombs" is an American-Italian comedy-action movie, guided by Mario Bava as well as starring Vincent Price as the villainous Dr. Goldfoot. The film is a follow up to the 1965 flick "Dr. Goldfoot as well as The Bikini Machine". In the story, Dr. Goldfoot utilizes his stunning robotic females, configured as explosive tools, to destroy his adversaries and also conquer the globe. The film received combined evaluations from doubters as well as is taken into consideration a cheesy, amusing witticism of the 1960s spy movie genre.Plot Summary
Dr. Goldfoot (Vincent Price) is an evil scientist that stories to take over the globe by creating a bevy of alluring, hazardous, and also explosive women androids. The film begins with one of Goldfoot's robotic ladies, Rosanna, being sent out to execute a prominent NATO general. The murder is camouflaged as a plane accident triggered by the lovely woman, that invents an innocent look, befriending the general prior to blowing him up.
The only people capable of quiting Dr. Goldfoot and his fatal strategies are inefficient operatives Bill Dexter (Fabian) and Hanover Fiste (Franco Franchi). The duo comes across the story after Bill and Rosanna fall in love at an event, where Goldfoot's objectives emerge. Bill's exceptional, Colonel Benson (Francesco Mule), employs his assistance in quiting the wicked scientist.
With Dr. Goldfoot's lethal female robotics penetrating crucial settings throughout NATO, a race against time starts to conserve globe leaders as well as protect against an international calamity. Expense and also Hanover job to reveal Goldfoot's headquarters, battling via the henchmen as well as robotic ladies, with funny and improbable results.
Along the way, they are signed up with by Rosanna, that begins to present a streak of freedom as well as a wish to be free from Dr. Goldfoot's control. She develops a connection with Bill, assuring to aid him quit Goldfoot for her flexibility and also a possibility at a life of her very own. As the robotic girls create chaos across Europe, the bumbling representatives and also changed robotic girl do their finest to conserve the day.Climax and Ending
As the climax of the film unravels, Bill, Hanover, and Rosanna infiltrate Dr. Goldfoot's secret burrow, located in a remote Italian castle. They discover Goldfoot's plan to introduce a rocket having an atomic bomb, aiming to begin World War III as well as allow him to take control of the disorder.
In a thrilling face-off, the agents and also their new ally, Rosanna, attempt to take down the rocket and also stop Dr. Goldfoot as well as his army of robot ladies. They inevitably do well, with the help of Goldfoot's bumbling as well as incompetent aide, Basil (Mario Valdemarin), who mistakenly sets off the self-destruct sequence on Goldfoot's castle. The film ends with Goldfoot, clad in a cape as well as helmet, escaping on a jetpack at the last minute, leaving his plans warded off and also the heroes successful.Reception and also Legacy
"Dr. Goldfoot and The Girl Bombs" is usually thought about an entertaining, tongue-in-cheek parody of the 1960s spy fad. Vincent Price's efficiency as the evil, campy, and over-the-top Dr. Goldfoot makes the film an enjoyable expect followers of comedy, activity, and also suspense-filled films. Nevertheless, the movie additionally obtained mixed testimonials from critics and target markets alike, with some discovering the wit adolescent and the plot lacking. Regardless of these mixed opinions, the film remains a cult standard, gaining a faithful fanbase throughout the years as well as strengthening Price's credibility as a gifted star as well as qualified comic entertainer.