Frederick Raphael (writer), Geoffrey Household (novel)
Peter O'Toole as Sir Robert Hunter, John Standing as Major Quive-Smith, Alastair Sim as The Earl
Made for TV movie - Sir Robert Hunter decides in 1939 to assassinate Adolf Hitler but misses. After being caught and tortured, he is escapes back to England pursued by the Gestapo. Knowing his own government would not help him, he is very much on his own.