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On the first night of his London assignment, news agency reporter John Desmond becomes heavily involved with enigmatic Anna Ray. The affair ends when she is shot struggling for a gun she ... See full summary »
This film is a very loose and updated adaptation of "Never Come Back", a 1941 novel by John Mair which won considerable critical acclaim and was praised by George Orwell, among others. The novel concerns Nazi spies in Britain just as the Second World War is about to start; this film replaces them with a counterfeit currency gang. "Never Come Back" was Mair's only novel; he was killed the year after it was published in an RAF training accident, aged 29.
I guess I caught a tiger by the tail and I couldn't let go!