An unusual World War II crime thriller about a Nazi investigation into the murder of a prostitute. Major Grau finds himself focusing on three suspects: the Generals Tanz, Kahlenberg and Seydlitz-Gabler – all three of whom, it seems, are also involved in a plot to kill Hitler

  1. Anatole Litvak


  2. Hans Hellmut Kirst


  3. Paul Dehn


  4. Joseph Kessel


Top Billed Cast

  1. Peter O'Toole

    Peter O'Toole

    General Tanz

  2. Omar Sharif

    Omar Sharif

    Major Grau

  3. Tom Courtenay

    Tom Courtenay

    Corporal Hartmann

  4. Donald Pleasence

    Donald Pleasence

    General Kahlenberge

  5. Joanna Pettet

    Joanna Pettet


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The Night of the Generals
The Night of the Generals


Status Released

Release Information

  • February 2, 1967


Original Language English

Runtime 2h 28m

Budget -

Revenue -



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