Video Release: March 24, 1998
Theatrical Release: 1936
Rating: Not Rated
Studio: Madacy Entertainment Group
- Digital Sound
- Runtime: 84 minutes
- NTSC (Canada and USA)
- Originally in English
- Released in English
A German operative must be prevented from re-entering his homeland, so two British spies, pretending to be married, take charge of the assignment. But then the couple truly fall in love. Will this new wrinkle hamper their ability to do the job?
A World War I tale of espionage with two secret agents who pose as man and wife while on assignment to kill an enemy spy, only to find themselves falling in love.
The print used for Home Vision VHS version is from the Janus collection. It is the same superior print used for the Criterion laserdisc. Named one of the year's ten best foreign films, by the National Board of Review. Actor Michael Redgrave made his first screen appearance with a bit part in "The Secret Agent." Copyright 1986, Gaumont British Picture Corp., Ltd.