The complete story of the D-Day landings at Normandy on June 6, 1944, as seen through the eyes of American, French, British, and German participants. Exhaustively accurate details and extremely talented cast make this one of the all-time great Hollywood epic productions. The first of the big budget, all-star war productions; based on the book by Cornelius Ryan. Three directors share credit. Also available in a colorized version.
Home Vision Cinema, c/o Image Entertainment, 20525 Nordhoff St., Ste. 200, Chatsworth, CA 91311, URL: http://www.homevision.com
Available on VHS, DVD
Running time 179 minutes.
Cast and Crew
- Bridges, France, World War II, Big Battles, Nazis & Other Paramilitary Slugs, Top Grossing Films of 1962, War, General
- James Jones, David Pursall, Jack Seddon, Romain Gary
- John Wayne, Richard Burton, Red Buttons, Robert Mitchum, Henry Fonda, Robert Ryan, Paul Anka, Mel Ferrer, Edmond O'Brien, Fabian, Sean Connery, Roddy McDowall, Arletty, Curt Jurgens, Rod Steiger, Jean-Louis Barrault, Peter Lawford, Robert Wagner, Sal Mineo, Leo Genn, Richard Beymer, Jeffrey Hunter, Stuart Whitman, Eddie Albert, Tom Tryon, Alexander Knox, Ray Danton, Kenneth More, Richard Todd, Gert Frobe, Christopher Lee, John Robinson
- Georges) Bourgoin Jean (Yves, Pierre Levent, Henri Persin, Walter Wottitz
- Bernhard Wicki, Ken Annakin, Andrew Marton
- Maurice Jarre
- 20th Century-Fox, Darryl F. Zanuck, Elmo Williams
Oscars 1962: B&W Cinematog.