Based on a true WWII story, at the time it came out, the actual couple was celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.
After being released from an Italian prison, British officer Eric Newby suffers an ill-timed injury, forcing his fellow soldiers to leave him behind. Injured and alone, Eric is challenged with finding his way out of Italy before the Germans arrive. The local Italians do their best to come to Eric's aid. Among them is Wanda, a beautiful local girl who teaches him Italian to help him blend in. Slowly, their small friendship turns to romance, but with the Germans hot on his trail, they are kept apart, not knowing what will happen.
Starring: Callum Blue, Barbora Bobulova, Peter Bowles
Directed by : John Kent Harrison
Drama / Romance / Movies
1 hr 39 min
Eric Newby: Callum Blue
Wanda: Barbora Bobulova
Melville: Peter Bowles
Directed by: John Kent Harrison
Written by: John Mortimer
Based on the Novel by: Eric Newby
Produced by: Andrew Gotlleib and Brent Shields
Executive Producer: Robert Welsh