Overview

Allied agents infiltrate the Nazi rocket complex at Peenemunde in order to obtain their secrets and sabotage the plant.The film alternates between German developments of the V-1 missile and V-2 rocket (with a German cast speaking their own language) and discovery by British Intelligence of the weapon.

  1. Michael Anderson

    Director

  2. Ray Rigby

    Screenplay

  3. Derry Quinn

    Screenplay

  4. Emeric Pressburger

    Screenplay

  5. Duilio Coletti

    Story

  6. Vittoriano Petrilli

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Sophia Loren

    Sophia Loren

    Nora

  2. George Peppard

    George Peppard

    Lt. John Curtis

  3. Trevor Howard

    Trevor Howard

    Professor Lindemann

  4. John Mills

    John Mills

    General Boyd

  5. Richard Johnson

    Richard Johnson

    Duncan Sandys

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Operation Crossbow
Operation Crossbow

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Status Released

Release Information

  • April 1, 1965
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 55m

Budget $115.00

Revenue -

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