The Pigeon That Took Rome (1961)

Pigeon That Took Rome
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 41mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Comedy
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Charlton Heston Actor Capt Paul MacDougall 1 1000001
Elsa Martinelli Actor Antonella Massimo 1 1000002
Harry Guardino Actor Sgt Joseph Contini 1 1000003
Salvatore Baccaloni Actor Ciccio Massimo 1 1000004
Gabriella Pallota Actor Rosalba Massimo 1 1000006
Debbie Price Actor Luigiana 1 1000007
Brian Donlevy Actor Col Sherman Harrington 1 1000008
Bob Gandett Actor The General 1 1000009
Arthur Shields Actor Msgr O'Toole 1 1000010
Rudolph Anders Actor Oberst Wilhelm Krafft 1 1000011
Gary Collins Actor Maj Wolff 1 1000012
Vadim Wolkonsky Actor Conte Danesi 1 1000013
Richard Nelson Actor The Chief, FDR 1 1000014
Melville Shavelson Director n/a 2 2000001
Melville Shavelson Producer n/a 3 3000001
Melville Shavelson Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Donald Downes Source Material (from novel) ("The Easter Dinner") 120793 4000002
David McCauley Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Daniel Fapp Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Frank Bracht Editor n/a 172 7000001
Alessandro Cicognini Music n/a 120781 8000001
Sam Comer Set Decorator n/a 165 9000001
Frank McKelvy Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Hal Pereira Art Director art direction 183 9000003
Roland Anderson Art Director art direction 183 9000004
Wally Westmore Makeup n/a 353 13000001
John Fulton Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
Faricot Edouart Special Effects n/a 168 23000002
Synopsis
Two servicemen, stationed in Italy, during World War II are given the assignment to monitor Nazi troop movements using carrier pigeons to relay messages back to home base. Problems arise when they befriend a feisty old man and his two pretty daughters and end up staying at his house.