Approved | | Action, War, Drama
During WW2, German ships are "safely" docked upriver at Bordeaux, but the British send a team of kayakers to attack them.
Trevor Munn in his Trevor Howard biography, 'Trevor Howard: The Man and His Films', states: "What Trevor didn't say was that José Ferrer directed and José Ferrer starred and in the process didn't make himself too popular with Irving Allen. At the time Allen said, 'When Ferrer finished the film, ... ...
Well, now, it's time for me to listen to you for a change.
Captain Thompson: What do you mean by that?
Major Stringer: I mean, let me have it. What did I do wrong?
Captain Thompson: You did everything wrong.
In the last 20 minutes of the film, the SS second-in-command, while seated and speaking on the telephone, wears silver & black epaulets completely different from the silver & red epaulets he wears in the next shot when he's shown standing and giving the "at all costs!" order.
Opening credits prologue 1: The Marines were formed 28th. October, 1664. On 29th. April, 1802, His Majesty, King George III, directed that they should be styled THE ROYAL MARINES
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