The Shoes of the Fisherman
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French title : Les souliers de Saint Pierre
Anthony Quinn (Kiril Lakota, the pope)
Oskar Werner (Fr. David Telemond )
Laurence Olivier (Piotr Ilyich Kamenev)
Burt Kwouk (Peng)
After twenty years spent as a prisoner in a labor camp in Siberia, Kiril Lakota is free and follows a young priest to Rome, where he's quickly elevated to Cardinal Priest by the the pope. This one quickly deads during trouble times, with a face to face between Soviet Union and China (which endures a famine). To avoid a near atomic war, Vatican elected Lakota as the new pope and he's struggles to change the fate of the world.
Reg. SE-DBA Douglas DC-8-33 c/n 45386 built in 1960.
Same aircraft in other movies at IMPDb: Frequently Seen Aircraft.
On the right.
Tail fin of DC-8 very likely from Alitalia's fleet rather from French Government Armée de l'Air.
In the far bacground, a Viscount of Alitalia.
Registration I-PIAI, c/n 503.
Fake Vatican livery, this aircraft owned by Piaggio Aero at the time, crashed on approach to San Sebastián-Fuenterrabia Airport (Spain) on June 18th (before the theater release).
Lockheed UGM-27C Polaris A3