TV Mini-Series | | Drama, History, War
The dramatized account of the war crime trials following the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II.
Brian Cox went on to play Dr. Joseph Bell, the real-life inspiration for Sherlock Holmes. Christopher Plummer had already played Holmes himself. The two men both have a relative who has played Holmes's assistant, Dr. Watson. Plummer's cousin, Nigel Bruce, played the part in the early Holmes films. Cox's son, Alan Cox, played Watson in Young Sherlock Holmes.
Lt. Tex Wheelis:
Rough day, Reichsmarschall?
Reichsmarschall Hermann Wilhelm Göring: On the contrary. We had an excellent lunch, a nice view of the city, and in the courtroom we had the best seats in the house.
As the camera passes Walter Funk when he pleads, "Nicht schuldig," Albert Speer lowers his headphones onto his shoulders. When the camera returns and it is Speer's turn to plead, the headphones are back over his ears.