Watch Operation Snatch
"For the first time the Rock really rocks with inspired lunacy."
- 1 hr 27 min
Operation Snatch is a 1962 British comedy starring the popular British comedy actor Terry-Thomas. George Sanders, Lionel Jeffries and Jocelyn Lane also star. The story takes place during World War II. The British and Germans are fighting over the Rock of Gibraltar. Local legend has it that the British will lose Gibraltar is the local Barbary Apes leave. Terry-Thomas is Lieutenant Wigg. His job to make sure that the apes don’t leave. When he realizes the apes are becoming restless he hatches a plan to slip behind the German lines and kidnap a new ape. He thinks a new ape will boost the morale of his apes. This is a silly 1960s comedy. Terry-Thomas is funny as ever.