A terrorist (Anthony Perkins) holds an offshore drilling rig and production platform for ransom in the North Sea. Ffolkes (Roger Moore) a wealthy mysogynistic eccentric, volunteers to send his crack team of soldiers in to stop the terrorists. With few other options available, the British Government reluctantly accepts his help. Written by
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Terrorists of the High Seas . . . With a push of a button they threaten to blow up the biggest oil rig in the world. Only one man can stop them. [USA DVD]
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Did You Know?
once said of this movie: "I've known [writer] Jack Davies
a long time. He gave us the proofs of his novel to read and we instantly saw there was a film in it. It was my wife [Luisa Mattioli
] who convinced me that I could and should play ffolkes." See more
Ffolkes uses military time couple of times, which is expected. But when on the rig and getting ready to go the ship, he has everyone sync their watches to 1114 rather than military time of 2314. See more
[to one of his frogmen
Do that again, Harris, and I'll have your balls for breakfast!