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Men of Action: Tobruk

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starring Rock Hudson, George Peppard, Nigel Green, Guy Stockwell
A prisoner of the Vichy French in World War II, Major Donald Craig of the British North African Army is surprised to find himself kidnapped by German frogmen. His surprise turns to amazement when his kidnappers reveal themselves as members of the Special Identification Group, German Jews working with the allies. Craig soon learns the reason for his rescue: he is to lead an operation to cut off enemy supply lines by blowing up fuel bunkers at Tobruk.
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This Week's Films: page 11

Contributors

Director: Arthur Hiller
Major Craig: Rock Hudson
Captain Bergman: George Peppard
Colonel Harker: Nigel Green
Lieutenant Mohnfeld: Guy Stockwell
Sgt-Major Tyne: Jack Watson
Alfie: Norman Rossington
Dolan: Percy Herbert
Henry Portman: Liam Redmond
Cheryle Portman: Heidy Hunt
Sgt Krug: Leo Gordon
Cpl Bruckner: Robert Wolders
Lieutenant Boyden: Anthony Ashdown
German Colonel: Curt Lowens
Corporal Stuhler: Henry Rico Cattani

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