Lost Command

(1966)

Overview

The film begins with the final moments of the Battle of Dien Bien Phu in 1954, when the final assault of Viet Minh is imminent. The weakened French garrison awaits reinforcements that arrive with a single plane under the command of Major De Clairefons. The outpost commander, Basque Lt. Col. Pierre-Noel Raspeguy (Quinn) fights to protect the group, but the paras are slaughtered as they land

  1. Jean Lartéguy

    Novel

  2. Nelson Gidding

    Writer

  3. Mark Robson

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Anthony Quinn

    Anthony Quinn

    Lt. Col. Pierre Raspeguy

  2. Alain Delon

    Alain Delon

    Captain Phillipe Esclavier

  3. George Segal

    George Segal

    Lt. Mahidi

  4. Michèle Morgan

    Michèle Morgan

    Countess de Clairefons

  5. Maurice Ronet

    Maurice Ronet

    Capain. Boisfeuras

Full Cast & Crew

Lost Command
Lost Command

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Status Released

Release Information

  • May 1, 1966
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 9m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Content Score

100

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