British Intellengence dispatches Commando Geoffrey Carter on a one-man raid to destroy a munitions plant that manufactures bombs in Nazi-occupied France. He enlists the aid of a patriotic farmer, M. Bonnard, that lives...展开near the plant, over the objections of his daughter Odette Bonnard, who believes that the British were responsible for the fall of France. Her attitude softens toward Carter, who is living with the family as posing as a son, but Odette cannot bring herself to aid in Carter's plan because of her fear of reprisals against her family. She turns informer and the Nazis capture Carter.
A British intelligence officer (John Sutton) recruits a French farmer (Lee J. Cobb) for help when he's sent to destroy a German munitions factory in Nazi-controlled France and finds his mission may be compromised by Cobb's daughter (Annabella) who's determined to keep her family out of the conflict. Engaging WWII thriller also stars Beulah Bondi, Howard Da Silva.
John Sutton (Jane Eyre, Ten Gentlemen From West Point) delivers a captivating performance in this action-packed, wartime adventure that follows a British intelligence commando on his harrowing mission into the heart of war-torn France during World War II.
At a time when most of Europe is in the throes of war, British intelligence commando Geoffrey Carter lands in Nazi-occupied France to spot and mark a Nazi munitions factory for a Royal Air Force bombing raid. He enlists the help of an old French farmer (Lee J. Cobb, in a standout performance) and his stubborn, yet enchanting daughter, Odette (Annabella). But Odette has doubts about Carter due to her bitter feelings toward the British, whom she believes were responsible for the fall of France.