• Action
    Adventure
    War
  • Rated: 12,PG,-12,16,G
  • Director: Brian Hutton, Brian G. Hutton
  • Writer: Alistair Maclean
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Where Eagles Dare is a British 1968 World War II action film starring Richard Burton, Clint Eastwood, and Mary Ure. It was directed by Brian G. Hutton and shot on location in Austria and Bavaria. Alistair MacLean wrote the novel and the screenplay at the same time. It was his first screenplay; both film and book became commercial successes. The film involved some of the top moviemaking professionals of the time and is considered a classic. Major contributors included Hollywood stuntman Yakima Canutt, who, as second-unit director, shot most of the action scenes; British stuntman Alf Joint, who doubled for Burton in such sequences as the fight on top of the cable car; award-winning conductor and composer Ron Goodwin, who wrote the film score; and future Oscar-nominee Arthur Ibbetson, who worked on its cinematography. The film is noted for the phrase "Broadsword calling Danny Boy", used by Richard Burton several times throughout.
  • Action
    Adventure
    War
  • Rated: 12,PG,-12,16,G
  • Director: Brian Hutton, Brian G. Hutton
  • Writer: Alistair Maclean

  • Richard Burton
    Clint Eastwood
    Mary Ure
    Patrick Wymark
    Michael Hordern
    Donald Houston
    Peter Barkworth
    Robert Beatty
    William Squire
    Derren Nesbitt
    Anton Diffring
    Brook Williams
    Neil Mccarthy
    Vincent Ball
    Victor Beaumont

Watch Where Eagles Dare
  • (1968)

  • Action
    Adventure
    War
  • Rated: 12,PG,-12,16,G
  • Director: Brian Hutton, Brian G. Hutton
  • Writer: Alistair Maclean

Synopsis

Where Eagles Dare is a British 1968 World War II action film starring Richard Burton, Clint Eastwood, and Mary Ure. It was directed by Brian G. Hutton and shot on location in Austria and Bavaria. Alistair MacLean wrote the novel and the screenplay at the same time. It was his first screenplay; both film and book became commercial successes. The film involved some of the top moviemaking professionals of the time and is considered a classic. Major contributors included Hollywood stuntman Yakima Canutt, who, as second-unit director, shot most of the action scenes; British stuntman Alf Joint, who doubled for Burton in such sequences as the fight on top of the cable car; award-winning conductor and composer Ron Goodwin, who wrote the film score; and future Oscar-nominee Arthur Ibbetson, who worked on its cinematography. The film is noted for the phrase "Broadsword calling Danny Boy", used by Richard Burton several times throughout.

Starring
  • Richard Burton
    Clint Eastwood
    Mary Ure
    Patrick Wymark
    Michael Hordern
    Donald Houston
    Peter Barkworth
    Robert Beatty
    William Squire
    Derren Nesbitt
    Anton Diffring
    Brook Williams
    Neil Mccarthy
    Vincent Ball
    Victor Beaumont