Reilly: Ace of Spies: Season 1, Episode 6

Dreadnoughts and Doublecrosses (5 Oct. 1983)

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Sidney proceeds with his byzantine plan to get Count Massino to approve his German contract for dreadnoughts through seduction and bribery.

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Norman Rodway ...
Celia Gregory ...
Nadia Massino
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Count Massino
Brian Protheroe ...
Jeananne Crowley ...
Margaret
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Noel Johnson ...
Christopher Northey ...
Cartwright
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British Ambassador
Prentis Hancock ...
Kenteas Brine ...
Panina
Mark Brackenbury ...
Naval Officer
John Malcolm ...
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Sidney proceeds with his plan to get Count Massino of the Russian admiralty to approve a contract with the German ship factory he's representing over that of a British firm represented by rival Basil Zakharov. Not only will Sidney make a small fortune from the deal, but he will also double-cross his German employers by selling the blueprints to the English secret service for use against Germany in the impending World War. Sidney is able to bribe Massino by seducing his wife and offering to marry her after she divorces the count. Reilly plans to use the huge divorce settlement he has arranged with Massino to disguise the bribe he is paying him for the contract award. Basil tries to upset the plan by sending Margaret to St. Petersburg to embarrass Sideney ad Massimo. Written by duke1029@aol.com

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Sidney Reilly: [Asking about Margaret] Where is she?
Grammaticoff: At the Nevsky Street Police Station. My friend Gregor Yankov has her in custody. She asked for a bottle of gin and the British ambassador - in that order.
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Duetscland, Deutschland uber Alles
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Music by Joseph Hayden (1797)
Lyrics by August Heinrich Hoffmann von Fallersleben (1841)
Sung by German officials after they are awarded ship contract
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