During World War II, the prisoners of a German camp on a Greek island are trying to escape. They don't want only their freedom, but they also seek an ineffable treasure hidden in a monastery at the top of the island's mountain.
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They were fighting for what they believed in. Getting rich!
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Takes place one week before the Invasion of Mainland Greece which occurred in October 1944. Confirmed by Telly Savalas who dr does a message saying the invasion will take place 'one week from today'. See more
Elliot Gould wears a modern (1979) style NY Yankees cap with a high, structured "buckram." During WWII a softer, lower skull-fitting cap, the so-called "Brooklyn-style" cap, would have been appropriate. See more
[following the successful destruction of the German missile base on Mount Athena
Now you can get out of the brothel business. With the Germans gone, you'll have to. Greeks... they don't pay.
Some of them don't have to.
Opening credits: Somewhere in the Greek Islands 1944 See more
When originally released theatrically in the UK, the BBFC made cuts to secure a 'A' rating. All cuts were waived in 1986 when the film was granted a 'PG' certificate for home video. See more
Vesti la giubba (On with the motley)
from "Pagliacci" (uncredited)
Written by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performed by Enrico Caruso
Mimed by Bruno Rotelli (Sonny Bono
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