After reading the diary of an elderly Jewish man who committed suicide, freelance journalist Peter Miller begins to investigate the alleged sighting of a former SS-Captain who commanded a concentration camp during World War II. Miller eventually finds himself involved with the powerful organization of former SS members, called ODESSA, as well as with the Israeli secret service. Miller probes deeper and eventually discovers a link between the SS-Captain, ODESSA, and his own family. Written by
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From the Smash Suspense Novel of the Year....."THE ODESSA FILE"
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Did You Know?
Eduard Roschmann was a real-life wanted war criminal living in South America. He became even more wanted after the book and movie, and he turned up dead, rumoured to have been killed by Odessa to stop the search for him that the media had begun. See more
In the opening credits Peter's Mercedes comes to a stop at a light, and he waits for pedestrians to cross. When the camera cuts back to his car, all the cars around him have changed, including a bus that appears behind him. See more
[Miller is trying to sell his editor a story based on the diary
No one wants to read about Jews.
They were GERMANS!
They were German Jews.
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Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Lyrics by Tim Rice
and André Heller
(as Andre Heller)
Sung by Perry Como See more