NNDB
This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for
Raid on Entebbe (9-Jan-1977)

Director: Irvin Kershner

Writer: Barry Beckerman

Music: David Shire

Producers: Daniel H. Blatt; Edgar J. Scherick

Keywords: Drama, Terrorism, Rescue Mission

Israeli commandos engage Palestinian hijackers at Entebbe Airport in Uganda, freeing hostages. Based on a true 1976 incident. Yaphet Kotto is an excellent Idi Amin. Made-for-TV movie. See also Victory at Entebbe (1976).

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Tige Andrews
Actor
19-Mar-1920 27-Jan-2007 Capt. Greer on The Mod Squad
Allan Arbus
Actor
15-Feb-1918 19-Apr-2013 Dr. Sidney on M*A*S*H
Martin Balsam
Actor
4-Nov-1919 13-Feb-1996 A Thousand Clowns
Charles Bronson
Actor
3-Nov-1921 30-Aug-2003 Death Wish
Horst Buchholz
Actor
4-Dec-1933 3-Mar-2003 The Magnificent Seven
Mariclare Costello
Actor
3-Feb-1936   Let's Scare Jessica to Death
Peter Finch
Actor
28-Sep-1916 14-Jan-1977 Network
Yaphet Kotto
Actor
15-Nov-1937   Homicide
Harvey Lembeck
Actor
15-Apr-1923 5-Jan-1982 Cpl. Barbella on The Phil Silvers Show
Robert Loggia
Actor
3-Jan-1930   The Jagged Edge
Stephen Macht
Actor
1-May-1942   General Hospital
Dinah Manoff
Actor
25-Jan-1958   Ordinary People
David Opatoshu
Actor
30-Jan-1918 30-Apr-1996 Raid on Entebbe
George O. Petrie
Actor
16-Nov-1912 16-Nov-1997 Harv Smithfield on Dallas
Kim Richards
Actor
19-Sep-1964   Escape to Witch Mountain
John Saxon
Actor
5-Aug-1936   Enter the Dragon
Sylvia Sidney
Actor
8-Aug-1910 1-Jul-1999 Mama Carlson on WKRP
Jack Warden
Actor
18-Sep-1920 19-Jul-2006 12 Angry Men
James Woods
Actor
18-Apr-1947   Casino, Any Given Sunday

REVIEWS

Have you seen this film? We would love to see your review.
Submit your review for this film


Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile



Copyright ©2014 Soylent Communications

NNDB MAPPER


Phi Gamma Delta


Requires Flash 7+ and Javascript.

Bibliographies

NNDB has added thousands of bibliographies for people, organizations, schools, and general topics, listing more than 50,000 books and 120,000 other kinds of references. They may be accessed by the "Bibliography" tab at the top of most pages, or via the "Related Topics" box in the sidebar. Please feel free to suggest books that might be critical omissions.