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?
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
Your grandmother, she insists you speak...
German? She doesn't speak English.
She's lived here for...
My sixth grade teacher used to do that.
Beg your pardon?
Used to start a question and not finish it. Like, "the capital of Indiana is..."
Features The Mortal Storm
Written by Ray Noble
, Jimmy Campbell
, Rudy Vallee
and Reginald Connelly
(as Reg Connelly) See more