- Produced in 1961
- What Dahl Did: wrote original story entitled “Beware of the Dog” *
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* Some additional info: Dahl didn’t actually have much to do with this film. According to Sturrock, Dahl found out about it after it was already produced and was surprised there was no acknowledgement of his story. He instructed his agent to ask MGM for a settlement. After a short fight with the studio, Dahl was granted his credit as well as a payment of $30,000 (for his children’s trust fund).
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In this psychological war-drama (based on Dahl’s story “Beware of the Dog”) an Army Major is captured by the Germans during World War II. They attempt to brainwash him into believing the war is over and that he is safe in an Allied hospital, so that he will divulge Allied invasion plans.
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