A somewhat prim and proper Englishman is hired as the tutor to the son of the Japanese ambassador. His life changes when he and the boy are kidnapped by terrorists for political purposes.
They all saw him as a hero ... but could he live up to it?
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Opening credits prologue: This is the story of a man and a boy.
The events in which they become involved are, unhappily, happening almost daily in some part of the world.
It must therefore be emphasised that all the characters are fictitious, as is the country in which the story takes place.
KULAGONG is somewhere in South East Asia. See more
References The Singing Fool
Music by Roy Budd
and Jack Fishman
Sung by the Ray Conniff
Singers See more