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The Guns of Navarone [1961 film] (1961)

by J. Lee Thompson (Director), Carl Foreman (Screenwriter)

Other authors: Stanley Baker (Actor), Alistair MacLean (Original book), David Niven (Actor), Irene Papas (Actress), Gregory Peck (Actor)3 more, Anthony Quayle (Actor), Anthony Quinn (Actor), Dimitri Tiomkin (Composer)

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A specialized commando team is assembled to destroy the German Army's mighty guns of Navarone, because they control a strategic channel in the Aegean Sea.

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Durante la Seconda guerra mondiale i nazisti decidono di invadere la piccola isola di Keros (che non ha nessun valore strategico), come atto dimostrativo per convincere la Turchia ad entrare in guerra a fianco della Germania. Gli inglese per raggiungere e liberare i 2000 soldati che sono sull’isola inviano sei navi, ma è prima necessario neutralizzare i due enormi cannoni a lunga gittata posti sulla vicina isola di Navarone. Sembra una missione impossibile ma ci sono uomini disposti a tutto... (fonte: amazon.it)
  MemorialeSardoShoah | Mar 19, 2020 |
Durante la seconda guerra mondiale, un commando alleato deve far saltare i cannoni di Navarone, isoletta greca che domina uno stretto. Con l'aiuto di un resistente greco e dopo aver ucciso una traditrice, il commando riesce nell'impresa. I famosi cannoni saltano in aria assieme ai tedeschi.
  MemorialSardoShoahDL | Oct 2, 2017 |
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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Thompson, J. LeeDirectorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Foreman, CarlScreenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Baker, StanleyActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
MacLean, AlistairOriginal booksecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Niven, DavidActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Papas, IreneActresssecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Peck, GregoryActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Quayle, AnthonyActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Quinn, AnthonyActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Tiomkin, DimitriComposersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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This is the 1961 film The Guns of Navarone, starring Gregory Peck. Do not combine it with the book on which it is based.
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