The life and career of Erwin Rommel and his involvement in the plot to assassinate Hitler.

  1. Henry Hathaway


  2. Nunnally Johnson


Top Billed Cast

  1. James Mason

    James Mason

    Field Marshal Erwin Rommel

  2. Cedric Hardwicke

    Dr. Karl Strolin

  3. Jessica Tandy

    Jessica Tandy

    Frau Lucie Marie Rommel

  4. Luther Adler

    Luther Adler

    Adolf Hitler

  5. Everett Sloane

    Everett Sloane

    Gen. Wilhelm Burgdorf

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The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel
The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel


Status Released

Release Information

  • October 16, 1951


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 28m

Budget -

Revenue -



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