Alan Turing: Breaking The Code
Essential to WW II victory

Factual drama about Alan Turing, the mathematical genius who cracked the
Enigma Code and turned the tide of the Second World War, while at the same time
suffering homophobic persecution. The mathematical genius Alan Turing was responsible for cracking
Germany's Enigma Code - enabling the Allies to decipher messages sent by the Nazis to their forces. Derek Jacobi,
Prunella Scales, Richard Johnson, Amanda Root and Harold Pinter star in this absorbing drama,
revealing how one of Britain's greatest mathematicians changed the course of the Second World War. Warning:
there are about 30 seconds of commercials to sit thru at the beginning.