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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Roger Moore is "ffolkes" the man who loved cats, ignored women and is about to save the world.
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The book this film was based on was called "Esther, Ruth and Jennifer", which referred to a supply ship, drilling rig and oil platform that were threatened with destruction by the villains. 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