Operation Snatch

Title: Operation Snatch

Director: Robert Day

Year: 1962

Production company: Keep FIlms

A British officer is charged with saving the apes on Gibraltar at all costs in this WW II farce. Legend has it that if the apes leave the rock Britain will fall. The trouble begins when the only male ape dies. To save the rest, the officer and his sidekick sneak in to Zurich and steal an ape from a German circus.

Starring: Mario Fabrizi, John Gabriel, Gerard Heinz.