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?
Many of the Nazi SS men in the movie were U.S. soldiers from the Berlin Brigade. See more
In Ed's office, the translator pronounces "Schornstein" correctly with an "I" sound in the last syllable. Outside, Linda pronounces it incorrectly with an "E" sound. See more
[chewing raw dove
Delicious. Makes me feel like a volf.
[then gulps with a sick look on his face
References Espionage Agent
Goodbye Dear, I'll Be Back In A Year
Written by Mack Kay
Performed by Dick Robertson
Courtesy of MCA Records See more