Directed by: John Sturges
Starring: Donald Pleasence, Donald Sutherland, Jenny Agutter, Michael Caine, Robert Duvall
Genres: Adventure, Drama, War
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Colonel Pitts: If anything happens to Churchill, they're going to hang you from Big Ben by your balls.
Radl and Steiner discuss the entire scheme to kidnap Churchill on the Alderney docks - in full view and hearing of a number of civilians (who shouldn't be there, pace another posting), including local fishermen. Though the Germans banned all fishing activities in the Channel islands including Alderney in 1941, they were well aware that there was a flow of information from the island to military authorities in the mainland. Why would they be so stupid as to discuss a top secret military mission in public? In reality, they wouldn't even discuss it in front of their own men.