Battle of Britain (1969)


In 1940, the Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle against the might of the Luftwaffe for control of the skies over Britain, thus preventing the Nazi invasion of Britain.

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Movie Score: 6.8/10 from 119 votes
Release Date: 1969-09-15
Status: Released
Run time: 132 min / 2:12
Production Studio : Spitfire Productions, United Artists
Production Country: United Kingdom
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Battle of Britain Casts

Harry Andrews
as Senior civil servant
Michael Caine
as Squadron Leader Canfield
Trevor Howard
as Air Vice Marshal Keith Park
Curd Jürgens
as Baron von Richter
Ian McShane
as Sgt. Pilot Andy
Laurence Olivier
as Air Chief Marshal Sir Hugh Dowding
Christopher Plummer
as Squadron Leader Colin Harvey
Kenneth More
as Group Capt. Baker
Nigel Patrick
as Group Capt. Hope
Michael Redgrave
as Air Vice Marshal Evill
Ralph Richardson
as Sir David Kelly - British Minister to Switzerland
Robert Shaw
as Squadron Leader Skipper
Patrick Wymark
as Air Vice Marshal Trafford Leigh-Mallory
Susannah York
as Section Officer Maggie Harvey
Michael Bates
as Warrant Officer Warwick
Robert Flemyng
as Wing Cmdr. Willoughby
Edward Fox
as Pilot Officer Archie
W.G. Foxley
as Squadron Leader Evans
Barry Foster
as Sqd. Leader Edwards
James Cosmo
as Jamie
Jack Gwillim
as Senior Air Staff Officer
Wilfried von Aacken
as Gen. Osterkamp
Karl-Otto Alberty
as General Jeschonnek - Luftwaffe Chief of Staff
Helmut Kircher
as Boehm
Paul Neuhaus
as Maj. Föhn
Dietrich Frauboes
as Field Marshal Milch (Inspector General, Luftwaffe)
Malte Petzel
as Col. Beppo Schmidt (Luftwaffe Intelligence)
Peter Hager
as Field Marshal Albert Kesselring
Hein Riess
as Reichsmarschall Hermann Göring
Rolf Stiefel
as Adolf Hitler
Manfred Reddemann
as Maj. Falke
Alexander Allerson
as Maj. Brandt
Alf Jungermann
as Brandt's Navigator
Jean Wladon
as Jean Jacques
Philip Ettington
as Douglas (uncredited)

Battle of Britain Crew

Directing Guy Hamilton Director
Writing Derek Dempster Novel
Writing Wilfred Greatorex Screenplay
Writing James Kennaway Screenplay
Writing Derek Wood Novel
Production Benjamin Fisz Producer
Production Harry Saltzman Producer
Sound Ron Goodwin Original Music Composer
Camera Freddie Young Director of Photography
Editing Bert Bates Editor
Production Maude Spector Casting
Art Bert Davey Art Direction
Art William Hutchinson Art Direction
Art Jack Maxsted Art Direction
Art Gil Parrondo Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up John Wilson-Apperson Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Eric Allwright Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up George Frost Makeup Artist
Art Maurice Carter Supervising Art Director
Production Claude Hudson Production Manager
Production Sydney Streeter Production Supervisor
Crew Ray Caple Special Effects
Crew Cliff Richardson Special Effects
Crew Glenn Robinson Special Effects
Crew Wally Veevers Special Effects
Camera Wally Veevers Still Photographer
Camera Mike Rutter Focus Puller