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Adapted by R.C. Sherriff from Guy Gibson's book Enemy Coast Ahead, The Dam Busters is a docudrama following the conception of a new British weapon for smashing the German dams in the Ruhr industrial complex and the execution of the raid by 617 Squadron 'The Dam Busters'

  1. Guy Gibson

    Author

  2. Paul Brickhill

    Author

  3. R.C. Sherriff

    Screenplay

  4. Michael Anderson

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Richard Todd

    Richard Todd

    Wing Commander Guy Gibson, V.C., D.S.O., D.F.C.

  2. Michael Redgrave

    Michael Redgrave

    Doctor B. N. Wallis, C.B.E., F.R.S.

  3. Robert Shaw

    Robert Shaw

    Flt / Sgt. J. Pulford, D.F.M.

  4. Nigel Stock

    Nigel Stock

    Flying / Off. F. M. Spafford, D.F.C., D.F.M.

  5. Derek Farr

    Derek Farr

    Group Captain J. N. H. Whitworth, D.S.O., D.F.C.

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The Dam Busters
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Status Released

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  • October 4, 1955
    NR
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 2h 4m

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