Murphy is the sole survivor of his crew, that has been massacred by a German U-Boat in the closing days of World War II. He lands on the shore somewhere on the river Orinoco delta and begins to plot his vengeance. He wishes to sink the U-Boat that has floated up by means of any method imaginable to him, and sets about to make the courageous attempt, assisted by Louie, the islands Government Administrator. Written by
27 January 1971 (France)
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Also Known As:
La guerra de Murphy
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?
This movie's title "Murphy' War" is a play on words of the epigram (or adage) "Murphy's Law" that says, "Anything that can go wrong will go wrong." See more
When the submarine is submerged and stuck on the bank she tries to reverse off and you can hear her diesel engines revving which is impossible as no snorkel was above the surface. Only the electric motors could have been used. See more
Louis, the doctor lady... she's a Quaker. That's like bein' a bloody nun, isn't it?
No, I don't think so.
Why couldn't she be any young nurse? Something practical!