The story of 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


  2. Paul Brickhill


  3. Michael Anderson


  4. R.C. Sherriff


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. Ursula Jeans

    Ursula Jeans

    Mrs. Wallis

  4. Basil Sydney

    Basil Sydney

    Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Harris G.C.B., O.B.E., A.F.C.

  5. Patrick Barr

    Patrick Barr

    Captain Joseph (Mutt) Summers, C.B.E.

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The Dam Busters
The Dam Busters



Status Released

Release Information

  • October 4, 1955


    No rating information.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 4m

Budget -

Revenue -



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