Raid on Rommel (1971)

Raid on Rommel
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 39mins.
Genres Action, War
Keywords military, WWII
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Richard Bluel Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
James Fargo Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Harry Tatelman Producer n/a 3 3000001
Arthur Hiller Segment Director action sequences director 120884 2000003
Joe Kana Director 2nd unit director 2 2000002
Earl Rath Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Gene Palmer Editor n/a 172 7000001
Howard A Anderson Jr. Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
Albert Whitlock Special Effects n/a 168 23000002
Henry Bumstead Art Director art direction 183 9000002
Alexander Golitzen Art Director art direction 183 9000001
Hal Monney Music n/a 120781 8000001
Henry Hathaway Director n/a 2 2000001
Christian Anders Actor n/a 1 1000013
Danielle DeMetz Actor Vivi 1 1000005
Karl Otto Alberty Actor Schroeder 1 1000006
Wolfgang Preiss Actor Rommel 1 1000004
Clinton Greyn Actor Major Tarkington 1 1000003
John Colicos Actor MacKenzie 1 1000002
Christopher Cary Actor Conscientious Objector 1 1000007
John Orchard Actor n/a 1 1000008
Michael Sevareid Actor n/a 1 1000012
Ben Wright Actor n/a 1 1000011
Greg Mullavey Actor n/a 1 1000010
Brook Williams Actor n/a 1 1000009
Richard Burton Actor Foster 1 1000001
In Libya in 1943, British Army Captain Alex Forster purposely lets himself be captured by a German convoy that is moving some prisoners. He plans to take over the outfit with the help of other prisoners and then take it to the port of Tobruk. He is successful in redirecting the convoy, but the trip is not easy. However, they do reach Tobruk. Once there, their mission to destroy the coastal artillery and then escape to wait for the Royal Navy to arrive.