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The Late Film: Counterpoint


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starring Charlton Heston, Maximilian Schell
Belgium 1944: during the Battle of the Bulge a symphony orchestra entertaining US Forces is captured by a German panzer division under orders to shoot all prisoners. General Schiller, an avid music lover, offers to spare the orchestra if its conductor will conduct a concert for him.
Screenplay by JAMES LEE and JOEL OLIANSKY, based on the novel The General by ALAN SILLITOE Produced by DICK BERG
Directed by RALPH NELSON. Films: page t


Unknown: Charlton Heston
Unknown: James Lee
Unknown: Joel Oliansky
Unknown: Alan Sillitoe
Produced By: Dick Berg
Directed By: Ralph Nelson.
Lionel Evans: Charlton Heston
Gen Schiller: Maximilian Schell
Annabelle Rice: Kathryn Hays
Victor Rice: Leslie Neilsen
Col Arndt: Anton Diffring
Lt Long: Linden Chiles
Sgt Calloway: Pete Masterson

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The Late Film: Counterpoint

BBC One London, 2 May 1980 23.20

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