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While searching for Thorndike at the bottom of the cliff, Major Quive Smith finds his shoe, yet in the first sight of Thorndike regaining consciousness in the brush, he is fully shod.
Capt Thorndike has a ruck sack on his back with a strap across his chest which is then found suspended from a tree branch. He would't have had time to undo the straps ,let alone take it off.
London tube trains have a unique 4-rail electrification scheme - a third rail in the usual outside position at 420 volts and an unusual center rail at -210 volts. The movie's tunnel set has only the center rail.
As Thorndike is being chased through ye olde London town, and we know it is London because some pearly kings (with the sort of execrable cockney accents that Dick Van Dyke would later utilise) pass him in a cobbled and foggy street. The pub in the back ground has batwing doors of the sort found in western saloons in the US. No pub in Great Britain has doors like that. They have proper doorways that keep the rain, fog, snow and general misery, out.
From the top of a high cliff Quive - Smith throws Thondike's rifle over the top and after a moment or so it's heard to clatter as if on rocks and then a plop. When it's found it's sticking up muzzle down in mud but there's no rocks any where near.
In London Jones is sat on the edge of a fountain keeping a look out for Thorndike who he sees getting out of a taxi which despite being a left hand drive foreign make has a GB plate on. As the camera goes back to Jones at least 2 big American cars go past.
When Quine - Smith has Thorndike trapped he has his monocle in his right eye the whole time until the camera shot looking at him through the cave vent hole.
Quine - Smith tells Thorndike that Germany has just marched into Poland then a little later while Thorndike , who only has a shoulder wound, is lying unconscious after being operated on there's shots of war action and a newspaper placards announcing London and Coventry being bombed.
After arriving at Lord Risborough's home, Jerry Stokes is able to perfectly recall his butler Reeves' surname, but not Alan's forename, despite it being mentioned several times and her evident interest in him.