The British agent Larry travels to Istanbul (Constantinople), Turkey in order to thwart a revolution.
This film was first telecast on New York City's pioneer television station W2XBS Friday 2 February 1940. It is one of over 200 titles in the list of independent feature films made available for television presentation by Advance Television Pictures announced in Motion Picture Herald 4 April 1942. At this time, television broadcasting was in its infancy, almost totally curtailed by the advent of World War II, and would not continue to develop until 1945-1946. Post-WWII television audiences got their first look at it in New York City Saturday 9 October 1948 on WNBT (Channel 4) and again Wednesday 17 August 1949 on WPIX (Channel 11), and in Chicago Tuesday 18 January 1949 on WNBQ (Channel 5).
You'll meet a few of my friends who, like me, are prepared to fight for the same idea: the old Turkey.
Larry: But Renouf, what is it you're planning? Revolution? What for?
Renouf: For the ideas which made Turkey great for so many centuries which are ridiculed and ...