PG | | Crime, History, Mystery
In March 1914, a mining engineer named Richard Hannay tries to prevent Prussian Agents from executing a political assassination designed to trigger World War I.
This movie had a Royal World Charity Premiere hosted in the presence of Mark Phillips and Her Royal Highness Princess Anne held on Thursday, November 23, 1978, with proceeds from the special launch event going to aid and benefit the Save The Children Fund.
I thought he was a harmless lunatic!
When Hannay and Scudder are talking in Hannay's flat, the drink in Hannay's left hand disappears and reappears between camera angles.
SPOILER: Closing credits epilogue: Edward Appleton was convicted of treason in May 1914.
And thanks to Richard Hannay, Britain gained valuable time to prepare for The Great War.