In a bold coup, a Palestinian terrorist group captures the yacht Rosebud and kidnaps the millionaire's five daughters on it. At first they demand film clips to be shown on major European TV stations. Undercover agent Martin is hired to hunt the terrorists down.
Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>
Did You Know?
was originally cast in the lead, but shortly after filming began he and director Otto Preminger
had a major blowup and Mitchum either quit (according to Mitchum) or was fired, drinking being a factor (according to Preminger). Peter O'Toole
, a former drinker, was hired to replace him in about a couple of days. Reportedly. Mitchum likened this to being like "replacing Ray Charles
with Helen Keller
." See more
You're asking the Palestinians to commit political suicide?
Well, politics *are* suicide.
The opening credits consist of a single screen that bears the title, the statement 'an Otto Preminger Film' the copyright by United Artist and an illustration designed by Saul Bass
. See more
Referenced in Bass on Titles
I Guess the Lord Must Be in New York City
Written by Harry Nilsson
Performed by Kim Cattrall See more