KILLING HITLER

UK / BBC2 / 1x90m / 30 March 2003

Writer/Director: Jeremy Lovering / Executive Producers: Roy Ackerman, Adam Kemp

Documentary with dramatised sequences detailing a plan uncovered in recently de-classified papers to assassinate Adolf Hitler.

The dramatised sequences show an officer codenamed LB/X putting together various parts of the plan and modern day experts then discussed how successful it might have been and what impact it might have had on the eventual length of the war. The plan was never attempted.

Cast: PETER MACDONALD as LB/X / KENNETH CRANHAM as Brigadier Sir Stewart Menzies / KATE ASHFORD as Rachel / KEITH ALLEN as Mjr Gen Colin Gubbins / LARA BELMONT as Sandra