The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu
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Peter Sellers gets to play both hero and bad guy at the same time in this comedy variation on Sax Rohmer's infamous stories of Asian super-villian Fu Manchu. The 168-year-old Fu Manchu (Sellers) is starting to run out of the youth-preserving formula that has kept him alive and kicking for the past eight or so decades, and he decides it's high time he made up some more. However, the list of ingredients includes a few items you can't usually get at your corner drug store, and Fu and his minions become a crime wave of their own as they attempt to steal an ancient Egyptian mummy and… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 20%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Sad, sad end to Peter Sellers' great movie career. Lackluster at best."
‑ Steve Crum, Video-Reviewmaster.com
"Improves with age and comparison to newer junk"
‑ David Poland, Hot Button
"Another movie that wastes Sellers."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"For the sake of the late, great, brilliant Peter Sellers, let's all just forget this movie even exists."
‑ Scott Weinberg, eFilmCritic.com
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