Gripping war propaganda, swooning with stardust, talent, and originality. A WWII German patrol boat sails into a Norwegian port to discover that the whole German occupation force and the citizens of the town lie dead, apparently killed in a bloody battle that ended with the Norwegian flag
flying over the invaders' garrison. In flashback, we see the events leading up to the slaughter.
Flynn stars as a Norwegian fisherman who leads the local underground movement with Sheridan, his brave and loyal fiancee; Anderson is a fiery innkeeper who becomes enraged when Nazis murder her husband; and Huston, Sheridan's father, is a highly respected doctor hesitant to join the...