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Duration: 2 hours, 8 minutes

All-action World War II adventure. On the morning of 6 November 1943 the military authorities in Berlin receive a simple message - 'The Eagle Has Landed'. In a daring kidnap attempt, a small force of crack German paratroopers are poised to snatch Winston Churchill and return with him to Germany. If they succeed in their mission it could alter the course of the war - who can stop them?

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Mon 25 Aug 2014 21:00 BBC Four

Credits

Colonel Kurt Steiner
Michael Caine
Liam Devlin
Donald Sutherland
Colonel Max Radl
Robert Duvall
Molly Prior
Jenny Agutter
Heinrich Himmler
Donald Pleasence
Admiral Wilhelm Canaris
Anthony Quayle
Joanna Grey
Jean Marsh
Captain Ritter Neumann
Sven-Bertil Taube
Pamela Verecker
Judy Geeson
Captain Harry Clark
Treat Williams
Director
John Sturges
Producer
Jack Wiener
Writer
Tom Mankiewicz

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