Theatre: Breaking The Code
1986 play by Hugh Whitmore based on the life of Alan Turing starring Derek Jacobi, who also played the title character in the BBC TV adaptation in 1996.
Provides examples of:
- Captain Ersatz: Pat Green and Ron Miller, who were based on Joan Clarke and Arnold Murray respectively.
- Downer Ending
- Fairytale Motifs: Alan was a fan of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves. The TV movie ends with Someday My Prince Will Come playing over his empty house.
- Real Name as an Alias: John Smith from Security, which everybody THINKS is an alias.