Battle of Britain
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Production year: 1969
Director: Guy Hamilton
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 027616-077004
Running time: 2:12 (132 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim
Format: 2.35:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: June 03, 2008
Collection type: Owned (#3980)
Status: Available
Purchase date: April 01, 2014
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
Featuring a stellar cast, including Michael Caine, Trevor Howard, Laurence Olivier, Christopher Plummer, Michael Redgrave and Robert Shaw, Battle of Britain re-creates the greatest air battle in history, when the outnumbered British Royal Air Force defeated the German Luftwaffe at the beginning of World War II and saved England from invasion.
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Genres
Action
War
Studios
Production Studios:
 • MGM/UA
Media Companies:
 • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  DTS HD Master Audio 5.1
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  Dolby Digital Mono
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Subtitles
Chinese
English
Korean
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Closed Captioned
Crew
Direction
Guy Hamilton....Director
Writing
James Kennaway....Screenwriter
Wilfred Greatorex....Screenwriter
Derek Wood....Original Material By
Derek Dempster....Original Material By
Production
Harry Saltzman....Producer
S. Benjamin Fisz....Producer
Cinematography
Freddie Young....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Bert Bates....Film Editor
Music
Ron Goodwin....Composer
Sir William Walton....Composer
Sound
James Shields....Sound Editor
Ted Mason....Sound Editor
Gordon Everett....Sound
Gordon McCallum....Sound
Art
Maurice Carter....Art Director
Bert Davey....Art Director
Jack Maxsted....Art Director
William Hutchinson....Art Director
Gil Parrondo....Art Director
Cliff Richardson....Visual Effects
Glen Robinson....Visual Effects
Wally Veevers....Visual Effects
Ray Caple....Visual Effects
John Wilson-Apperson....Costume Designer
George Frost....Make-up Artist
Eric Allwright....Make-up Artist
Cast
Harry Andrews....Senior Civil Servant
Michael Caine....Squadron Leader Canfield
Trevor Howard....Air Vice Marshal Keith Park
Curt Jurgens....Baron Max von Richter
Ian McShane....Sergeant Pilot Anthony
Kenneth More....Group Captain Baker
Laurence Olivier....Air Chief Marshal Sir Hugh Dowding
Nigel Patrick....Group Captain Hope
Christopher Plummer....Squadron Leader Colin Harvey
Michael Redgrave....Air Vice Marshal Evill
Ralph Richardson....Sir David Kelly, British Ambassador
Robert Shaw....Squadron Leader Skipper
Patrick Wymark....Air Vice Marshal Trafford Leigh-Mallory
Susannah York....Section Officer Maggie Harvey
Michael Bates....Warrant Officer Warrick
Isla Blair....Mrs. Anthony
John Bascomb....Farmer
Tom Chatto....Willoughby's Assistant Controller
James Cosmo....Jamie
Robert Flemyng....Wing Commander Willoughby
Barry Foster....Squadron Leader Edwards
Edward Fox....Pilot Officer Archie
W. G. Foxley....Squadron Leader Tom Evans
David Griffin....Sergeant Pilot Chris
Jack Gwillim....Senior Air Staff Officer
Myles Hoyle....Peter
Duncan Lamont....Flight Sergeant Arthur
Sarah Lawson....Skipper's Wife
Mark Malicz....Pasco
Andre Maranne....Archan, French NCO
Anthony Nicholls....Secretary of State for Air
Nicholas Pennell....Simon
Andrzej Scibor....Ox
Jean Wladon....Jean Jacques
Wilfried van Aacken....Generalmajor Theodor Osterkamp
Karl Otto Aberty....Generaloberst Hans Jeschonnek
Alexander Allerson....Major Brandt
Dietrich Frauboes....Generalfeldmarschall Erhard Milch
Alf Jungermann....Oberleutnant Froedl, Brandt's Navigator
Peter Hager....Generaloberst Albert Kesselring
Wolf Harnish....Generalmajor Johannes Fink
Reinhard Horras....Bruno
Helmut Kircher....Boehm
Paul Neuhaus....Major Föhn
Malte Petzel....Oberst Beppo Schmidt (Intelligence)
Manfred Reddemann....Major Falke
Hein Riess....Reichsmarschall Hermann Goering
Rolf Stiefel....Adolf Hitler