55 Days at Peking (1963)

55 Days at Peking
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr 30mins.
Genres Drama, Historical
Keywords epic
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Charlton Heston Actor Major Matt Lewis 1 1000001
Ava Gardner Actor Baroness Natalie Ivanoff 1 1000002
David Niven Actor Sir Arthur Robertson 1 1000003
Flora Robson Actor The Dowager Empress Tzu Hsi 1 1000004
John Ireland Actor Sergeant Harry 1 1000005
Harry Andrews Actor Father De Bearn 1 1000006
Leo Genn Actor General Jung-Lu 1 1000007
Robert Helpmann Actor Prince Tuan 1 1000008
Juzo Itami Actor Colonel Shiba 1 1000009
Kurt Kasznar Actor Baron Sergei Ivanoff 1 1000010
Philippe Leroy-Beaulieu Actor Julliard 1 1000011
Paul Lukas Actor Dr Steinfeldt 1 1000012
Lynne Moon Actor Teresa 1 1000013
Elizabeth Sellars Actor Lady Sarah Robertson 1 1000014
Massimo Serato Actor Garibaldi 1 1000015
Jacques Sernas Actor Major Bobrinski 1 1000016
Jerome Thor Actor Lieutenant Andy Marshall 1 1000017
Geoffrey Bayldon Actor Smythe 1 1000018
Joseph Furst Actor Captain Hanselman 1 1000019
Walter Gotell Actor Captain Hoffman 1 1000020
Alfred Lynch Actor Gerald 1 1000021
Alfredo Mayo Actor Spanish Minister 1 1000022
Martin Miller Actor Hugo Bergmann 1 1000023
Conchita Montes Actor Madame Gaumaire 1 1000024
Jose Nieto Actor Italian Minister 1 1000025
Eric Pohlmann Actor Baron Von Meck 1 1000026
Aram Stephan Actor Gaumaire 1 1000027
Robert Urquhart Actor Captain Hanley 1 1000028
Ronald Brittain Actor Sergeant Britten 1 1000029
Felix Dafauce Actor Dutch Minister 1 1000030
Andre Esterhazy Actor Austrian Minister 1 1000031
Carlos Casaravilla Actor Japanese Minister 1 1000032
Fernando Sancho Actor Belgian Minister 1 1000033
Michael Chow Actor Chiang 1 1000034
Mitchell Kowal Actor United States Marine 1 1000035
Mervyn Johns Actor Clergyman 1 1000036
Nicholas Ray Actor American Minister 1 1000037
Nicholas Ray Director n/a 2 2000001
Noel Howard Director 2nd unit director 2 2000002
Samuel Bronston Producer n/a 3 3000001
Michael Waszynski Associate Producer executive associate producer 171 3000002
Alan Brown Associate Producer n/a 171 3000003
Philip Yordan Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Bernard Gordon Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Robert Hamer Writer (dialogue) dialogue 120952 4000003
C.O. Erickson Production Manager executive production manager 305 5000001
Jose Rodero Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Jose Ochoa Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Carl Gibson Technical Supervisor n/a 120853 5000004
Lucie Lichtig Continuity n/a 890 5000005
Jack Hildyard Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Manuel Berenguer Director of Photography director of photography 2nd unit 120780 6000002
Gerry Fisher Camera Operator n/a 239 6000003
Robert Lawrence Editor n/a 172 7000001
Magdalena Paradell Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000002
Dimitri Tiomkin Music n/a 120781 8000001
Dimitri Tiomkin Music Conductor n/a 120818 8000002
Richard Harris Music Editor n/a 214 8000003
Dimitri Tiomkin Song ("So Little Time") 120859 8000004
Paul Webster Song ("So Little Time") 120859 8000005
Veniero Colasanti Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
John Moore Production Designer n/a 164 9000002
Veniero Colasanti Set Decorator n/a 165 9000003
John Moore Set Decorator n/a 165 9000004
Maude Spector Casting n/a 179 10000001
James Johnson Technical Advisor n/a 537 12000001
Veniero Colasanti Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
John Moore Costume Designer n/a 169 13000002
Grazia DeRossi Hair hairstyles(Ava Gardner) 120794 13000004
Mario Van Riel Makeup n/a 353 13000005
Gloria Mussetta Wardrobe Supervisor n/a 120908 13000006
Gordon McCallum Sound sound rerecording 120816 14000001
Milton Burrow Sound Effects Editor n/a 327 14000002
David Hildyard Sound Mixer n/a 230 14000003
Bruno Pasqualini Electrician electrician supervisor 450 15000001
Alex Weldon Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
Don Kingman Titles title paintings 120825 23000002
Stanley Detlie Property Master n/a 120805 24000001
Andrew Marton Production 2nd unit operations director 120824 25000001
Synopsis
In 1900 Peking, Boxer fanatics are encouraged by the Empress to take over the city and besiege the international diplomatic quarter.