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The dam busters

Author: Michael AndersonR C SherriffRichard ToddMichael RedgraveUrsula JeansAll authors
Publisher: Troy, MI : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2006]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the true World War II story of how the Royal Air Force 617 Squadron carried out a raid on three of the most important dams in Germany.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction
War films
War
Named Person: Barnes Wallis; Guy Gibson; Guy Gibson; Barnes Wallis
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; Erwin Hillier; Leighton Lucas; Louis Levy; Paul Brickhill; Guy Gibson; Associated British Picture Corporation.; Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 77490075
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 ; musical director, Louis Levy.
Cast: Richard Todd, Michael Redgrave, Ursula Jeans, Basil Sydney, Patrick Barr, Ernest Clark, Derek Farr.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; region 1; mono.
Responsibility: Associated British Picture Corporation presents ; screenplay by R.C. Sherriff ; directed by Michael Anderson.

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Tells the true World War II story of how the Royal Air Force 617 Squadron carried out a raid on three of the most important dams in Germany.

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