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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 154 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Warner Bros., 1969.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Brian G. Hutton.
Participant or Performer Note:
Richard Burton, Clint Eastwood, Mary Ure, Patrick Wymark, Michael Hordern.
Summary, etc.:
Commandos, posing as German soldiers, parachute into a city to rescueasupposed allied General from a Nazi hideaway fortress that can only bereached by cable car.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: MacLean, Alistair, 1922-1987 > Film adaptations.
Rescues > Drama.
Generals > United States > Drama.
Prisoners of war > Germany > Drama.
Special forces (Military science) > Drama.
Secret service > Great Britain > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > Prisoners and prisons, German > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > Search and rescue operations > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > Drama.
Nazis > Drama.
Alps, Bavarian (Germany) > Drama.
Closed captioning.
Genre: War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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