Thirteen girls in a Swiss boarding school stir up trouble on their vacation as they mess with the diplomatic affairs of their elders and get into serious trouble when a Russian spy is discovered murdered.
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13 Frightened Girls came off like someone let Gidget loose on the set of a Bond movie. Its like a pretty silly and long TV show episode but for as goofy as it is, it actually works and is really entertaining.
Surprisingly peppy espionage thriller from director William Castle is by no means a great film, but it's incredibly entertaining. The awkward juxtaposition of bubbly teen antics and dark intrigue and violence keep it constantly compelling in a campy kind of way. A hokey B-movie really, but Castle fans will appreciate its offbeat energy.