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Where Eagles Dare (4-Dec-1968)

Director: Brian G. Hutton

Writer: Alistair MacLean

From novel: Where Eagles Dare by Alistair MacLean

Music Composed and Conducted by: Ron Goodwin

Producer: Elliott Kastner

Keywords: Action/Adventure, WWII, D-Day, Espionage, Rescue Mission

Allied commandos infiltrate the Bavarian mountain castle Schloss Adler to retrieve an American General possessing details of the Normandy invasion. After one of the commandos is found with a broken neck, it is apparent there is a double agent in their midst. One of the greatest war action films ever produced.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Robert Beatty
Actor
19-Oct-1909 3-Mar-1992 2001: A Space Odyssey
Richard Burton
Actor
10-Nov-1925 5-Aug-1984 Nineteen Eighty Four
Anton Diffring
Actor
20-Oct-1918 20-May-1989 Where Eagles Dare
Clint Eastwood
Actor
31-May-1930   The Man With No Name
Michael Hordern
Actor
3-Oct-1911 2-May-1995 The Slipper and the Rose
Ingrid Pitt
Actor
21-Nov-1937 23-Nov-2010 Countess Dracula
Mary Ure
Actor
18-Feb-1933 3-Apr-1975 Sons and Lovers
Patrick Wymark
Actor
11-Jul-1920 20-Oct-1970 Where Eagles Dare

CAST

Richard Burton   ...   Smith
Clint Eastwood   ...   Schaffer
Mary Ure   ...   Mary
also starring
Patrick Wymark   ...   Turner
Michael Hordern   ...   Rolland
with
Robert Beatty   ...   Carnaby
Anton Diffring   ...   Kramer
Donald Houston   ...   Christiansen
Derren Nesbitt   ...   Von Hapen
and
Ferdy Mayne   ...   Rosemeyer
Peter Barkworth   ...   Berkeley
William Squire   ...   Thomas
Neil McCarthy   ...   MacPherson
Brook Williams   ...   Harrod
Ingrid Pitt   ...   Heidi
Vincent Ball   ...   Carpenter
Victor Beaumont   ...   Weissner
John Heller   ...   Supporting Cast
Guy Deghy   ...   Supporting Cast
Olga Lowe   ...   Supporting Cast

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