Unfortunately, this fanciful premise came to pass a few times in real life. A bomb has been placed aboard one of the airplanes of a large airline. The company is informed, and when the authorities locate and detonate the bomb, TV repairman James Mason is watching on TV and recognizes the
device as one he built years ago for his pal, Rod Steiger, when they were trying to land a contract from the government for some armed forces work. Mason is stunned, but not half as amazed as he is when Steiger arrives and whisks Mason, wife Inger Stevens, and daughter Terry Ann Ross to his aerie,
high atop a building. Steiger's plan is simple. He's proven that he can put a bomb on...