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Ill Met by Moonlight (1957)

NR 04/24/1958 (US) WarAdventureAction 1h 44m
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They stole a General under the noses of his 20,000 crack paratroops.


Led by British officers, partisans on Crete plan to kidnap the island's German commander and smuggle him to Cairo to embarrass the occupiers.

  1. Emeric Pressburger

    Director, Writer

  2. Michael Powell

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Dirk Bogarde

    Dirk Bogarde

    Maj. Patrick Leigh Fermor aka "Philedem"

  2. David Oxley

    David Oxley

    Capt. William Stanley "Bill" Moss

  3. Marius Goring

    Marius Goring

    Major General Kreipe

  4. Dimitri Andreas

    Dimitri Andreas

    Niko Soldan Emeris

  5. Cyril Cusack

    Cyril Cusack

    Captain Sandy Rendel

  6. Laurence Payne

    Laurence Payne


  7. Wolfe Morris


  8. Michael Gough

    Michael Gough

    Andoni Zoidakis

  9. John Cairney

    John Cairney


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Ill Met by Moonlight
Ill Met by Moonlight

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Original Language English

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