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Featured Cast

  1. Richard Burton

    Richard Burton

    Sgt. Steiner

  2. James Coburn

    James Coburn

    Unteroffizier / Feldwebel Rolf Steiner

  3. Rod Steiger

    Rod Steiger

    Gen. Webster

  4. Maximilian Schell

    Maximilian Schell

    Hauptmann Stransky

  5. Helmut Griem

    Helmut Griem

    Maj. Stransky

  6. James Mason

    James Mason

    Oberst Brandt

  7. Klaus Löwitsch

    Klaus Löwitsch

    Uffz. Krüger, Unteroffizier Krüger

  8. David Warner

    David Warner

    Hauptmann Kiesel

  9. Michael Parks

    Michael Parks

    Sgt. Anderson

  10. Werner Pochath

    Werner Pochath

    Schütze Keppel

  11. Vadim Glowna

    Pvt. Kem

  12. Robert Mitchum

    Robert Mitchum

    Col. Rogers

  13. Roger Fritz

    Lt. Treibig

  14. Véronique Vendell

    Véronique Vendell

    Yvette, Marga

Featured Crew

Cross of Iron

January 29, 1977

It is 1943, and the German army—ravaged and demoralised—is hastily retreating from the Russian front. In the midst of the madness, conflict brews between the aristocratic yet ultimately pusillanimous Captain Stransky and the courageous Corporal Steiner. Stransky is the only man who believes that the Third Reich is still vastly superior to the Russian army. However, within his pompous persona lies a quivering coward who longs for the Iron Cross so that he can return to Berlin a hero. Steiner, on the other hand is cynical, defiantly non-conformist and more concerned with the safety of his own men rather than the horde of military decorations offered to him by his superiors.


March 1, 1979

Starting in late May 1944, during the German retreat on the Eastern Front, Captain Stransky (Helmut Griem) orders Sergeant Steiner (Richard Burton) to blow up a railway tunnel to prevent Russian forces from using it. Steiner's platoon fails in its mission by coming up against a Russian tank. Steiner then takes a furlough to Paris just as the Allies launch their invasion of Normandy.

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