Longest Day, The (1962)
poster Longest Day, The
IMDb Rating:
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7.8/10 (49472 votes)

Country:United States, 178 minutes

Spoken Languages:English, German, French

Genre(s):Action, Drama, War, History

Director(s):Ken Annakin, Andrew Marton, Bernhard Wicki, Gerd Oswald, Darryl F. Zanuck

Video Codec:Unknown

Number: 1520

Storyline:
In 1944, the U.S. Army and Allied forces plan a huge invasion landing in Normandy, France. Despite bad weather, General Dwight D. Eisenhower gives the okay and the Allies land at Normandy. General Norma Cota travels with his men onto Omaha Beach. With much effort, and lost life, they get off the beach, traveling deep into French territory. The German military, due to arrogance, ignorance and a sleeping Adolf Hitler, delay their response to the Allied landing, with crippling results.

Cast:
Eddie Albert (as Col. Thompson), Paul Anka (as U.S. Army Ranger), Arletty (as Madame Barrault), Jean-Louis Barrault (as Father Louis Roulland), Richard Beymer (as Pvt. Dutch Schultz)

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1