Somewhere behind the early 1960s cold-war iron curtain, the Hollander family cause an international spying incident when Walter photographs a sunset in a sensitive region. In order to stay out of jail, the Hollanders take refuge in the American Embassy, which is temporarily being run by the absent Ambassador's diplomatically incompetent son, Axel. Written by
They Couldn't Wait To Get In. Now It's Hilarious Trying To Get Out! (DVD)
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decided to do his own TV film version of his 1966 play after a belated viewing of Don't Drink the Water
(1969), which he had nothing to do with and which he thought was inferior. See more
Version of Don't Drink the Water
Performed by Sándor Lakatos
(as Sandor Lakatos) & His Orchestra See more