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Mr Pither; Clodagh Rogers; Trotsky; Smolensk; Bingo-crazed Chinese (British Ambassador); 'Jack in a Box'.
Did You Know?
The poster in Pither's cell advertising variety acts in a Moscow theatre include a double act Burgess and McLean. Burgess and McLean were British spies passing on information to the Russians during and after World War 2 although they acted individually, not as a team. See more
(at around 40 mins) When the Russian soldiers throw Pither into his cell, the back wall is bare. But when the shot changes to a close-up of Pither, a poster is hanging on the wall. See more
[switching from complex Russian
Forgive me if I continue in English to save time...
After the end credits, the two animated monsters (which appeared briefly in the episode earlier) jump out and dance to Clodagh Rogers' "Jack In The Box". See more
If I Ruled the World
by Leslie Bricusse and Cyril Ornadel
sung by Sir Harry Secombe See more