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The Battle of the River Plate (30-Nov-1956)

Directors: Michael Powell; Emeric Pressburger

Writers: Michael Powell; Emeric Pressburger

Music Composed by: Brian Easdale

Producers: Michael Powell; Emeric Pressburger

Keywords: Action/Adventure, WWII

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
David Farrar
Actor
21-Aug-1908 31-Aug-1995 Black Narcissus
Peter Finch
Actor
28-Sep-1916 14-Jan-1977 Network
Michael Goodliffe
Actor
1-Oct-1914 20-Mar-1976 A Night to Remember
John Gregson
Actor
15-Mar-1919 8-Jan-1975 Genevieve
Ian Hunter
Actor
13-Jun-1900 23-Sep-1975 The Adventures of Robin Hood
Peter Illing
Actor
4-Mar-1899 29-Oct-1966 Against the Wind
John Le Mesurier
Actor
5-Apr-1912 15-Nov-1983 Dad's Army
Bernard Lee
Actor
10-Jan-1908 16-Jan-1981 James Bond's M
Christopher Lee
Actor
27-May-1922   The Face of Fu Manchu
Patrick Macnee
Actor
6-Feb-1922   Mr. Steed on The Avengers
John Merivale
Actor
1-Dec-1917 6-Feb-1990 The List of Adrian Messenger
Anthony Quayle
Actor
7-Sep-1913 20-Oct-1989 Ice-Cold in Alex
John Schlesinger
Film Director
16-Feb-1926 25-Jul-2003 Marathon Man
Douglas Wilmer
Actor
8-Jan-1920   Sherlock Holmes

CAST

Starring
John Gregson   ...   Capt. Bell -- H.M.S. Exeter
Anthony Quayle   ...   Commodore Harwood -- H.M.S. Ajax
Ian Hunter   ...   Captain Woodhouse -- H.M.S. Ajax
Jack Gwillim   ...   Capt. Parry -- H.M.N.Z.S. Achilles
Bernard Lee   ...   Capt. Dove -- M.S. Africa Shell
H.M.S. Sheffield   ...   H.M.S. Ajax
I.N.S. Delhi (formerly Achilles)   ...   H.M.N.Z.S. Achilles
H.M.S. Jamaica   ...   H.M.S. Exeter
H.M.S. Cumberland   ...   H.M.S. Cumberland
and
U.S.S. Salem   ...   The Admiral Graf Spee
with
Lionel Murton   ...   Mike Fowler
Anthony Bushell   ...   Mr. Millington Drake -- British Minister, Montevideo
Peter Illing   ...   Dr. Guani -- Foreign Minister, Uruguay
Michael Goodliffe   ...   Capt. McCall -- R.N. Attache, Buenos Aires
Patrick Macnee   ...   Lt. Cmdr. Medley -- R.N.
John Chandos   ...   Dr. Langmann -- German Minister, Montevideo
Douglas Wilmer   ...   M. Desmoulins -- French Minister, Montevideo
William Squire   ...   Ray Martin
Roger Delgado   ...   Capt. Varela -- Uruguayan Navy
Andrew Cruickshank   ...   Capt. Stubbs -- Doric Star
Christopher Lee   ...   Manolo
Edward Atienza   ...   Pop
April Olrich   ...   Dolores
and
Peter Finch   ...   Capt. Langsdorff -- Admiral Graf Spee

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