Hanover Street (1979)

Hanover Street (1979), written and directed by Peter Hyams.

An American bomber pilot falls in love with a married English woman. By extreme coincidence her husband is a spymaster who will be going on the next mission...

This is not a well-liked film. Critics found it cliche-ridden and audiences didn't respond well to the combination of women's romance picture and behind-the-lines action story.

Its good features:

The problems:

I recall George MacDonald Fraser's account of the filming of Force 10 from Navarone (1978) where he said that some actors just cannot stand like soldiers. They even tried weighting his cuffs with coins to get his trousers to hang right. He doesn't give a name but I suspect he was talking about Harrison Ford.

Available on DVD.