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The dam busters

Author: Michael AndersonR C SherriffRichard ToddMichael RedgraveUrsula JeansAll authors
Publisher: [S.l.] : Congress Video Group, [1989]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gripping, straightforward World War II account of the development of the RAF's skip-bombing technique, which was used to blow up the Ruhr dams in 1943 to cripple some vital German industries.
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Genre/Form: Historical films
Film adaptations
War films
Feature films
Fiction films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Anderson; R C Sherriff; Richard Todd; Michael Redgrave; Ursula Jeans; Basil Sydney; Patrick Barr; Ernest Clark; Derek Farr; Paul Brickhill; Guy Gibson; Associated British Picture Corporation.; Congress Video Group.
ISBN: 1560940557 9781560940555
OCLC Number: 608104128
Notes: Based on Paul Brickhill's book and on wing commander Guy Gibson's Enemy coast ahead.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1954.
Credits: Director of photography, Erwin Hillier ; editor, Richard Best ; music score by Leighton Lucas.
Cast: Richard Todd, Michael Redgrave, Ursula Jeans, Basil Sydney, Patrick Barr, Ernest Clark, Derek Farr.
Description: 1 videocassette (119 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: Associated British Pictures Corporation Ltd. ; screenplay by R.C. Sherriff ; directed by Michael Anderson.

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Gripping, straightforward World War II account of the development of the RAF's skip-bombing technique, which was used to blow up the Ruhr dams in 1943 to cripple some vital German industries.

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