The Key (1958)

Director
Carol Reed

Main cast
William Holden; Sophia Loren; Trevor Howard; Bernard Lee; Oskar Homolka

Genres
Drama, Romance, War

Description
In wartime England, circa 1941, poorly-armed tugs are sent into "U-Boat Alley" to rescue damaged Allied ships. An American named David Ross arrives to captain one of these tugs. He's given a key by a fellow tugboat-man -- a key to an apartment and its pretty female resident. Should something happen to the friend, Ross can use the key.


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