1940, Linda Voss is a woman of Irish, Jewish-German parentage who loves the movies, especially films about war and spies. She gets a job at a New York law firm, after it's revealed she can speak German, fluently. As secretary and translator to Ed Leland, she begins to suspect that her boss is involved in espionage work. The two become lovers, and when America officially joins the Allies in fighting Hitler, Linda volunteers to go undercover behind enemy lines. Written by
He needed to trust her with his secret. She had to trust him with her life.
Did You Know?
After Dietrich "hires" Linda to be his nanny, Linda delivers a voice-over explaining the fortunate circumstances she had stumbled in to - including mentioning that Dietrich frequently entertained guests including Himmler and von Stauffenberg. von Stauffenberg is the officer played by Tom Cruise
(2008). See more
When Linda references The Fighting 69th
she states the film stars Cary Grant and Brenda Marshall, but neither actor appears in that film. See more
[chewing raw dove
Delicious. Makes me feel like a volf.
[then gulps with a sick look on his face
References Gone with the Wind
In the Mood
Written by Wingy Manone
, Andy Razaf
and Joe Garland See more