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The Battle of the River Plate (1956)

 

               Directed by                Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger


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Peter Finch

Bernard Lee

Anthony Quayle

John Gregson

Michael Goodliffe

Julian Somers

Captain Langsdorff [Admiral Graf Spee]

Captain Dove [MS Africa Shell]

Commodore Harwood [HMS Ajax]

    Captain Bell     [HMS Exeter]

Captain McCall 'British Naval Attache'

Quartermaster [Admiral Graf Spee]


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Ian Hunter

Anthony Bushell

Douglas Wilmer

William Squire

Peter Illing

Patrick Macnee

Captain Woodhouse [HMS Ajax]

Mr Millington Drake 'British Ambassador'

M Desmoulins 'French Ambassador'

Ray Martin

Dr Guani 'Uruguay Foreign Minister'

Lieutenant Commander Medley


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Lionel Murton

Donald Moffat

Jack Gwillim

Christopher Lee

Nigel Stock

Andrew Cruickshank

Mike Fowler

Swanston, Look Out [HMS Ajax]

Captain Parry [HMNZS Achilles]

Manolo

        Chief Officer         [Tairoa] (Prisoner on Graf Spee)

       Captain Stubbs        [MS Doric Star] (Prisoner on Graf Spee)


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Roger Delgado

John Warren

John Merivale

Anthony Newley

Conrad Phillips

Tony Wager

Captain Varela (Uruguayan Navy)

Chief Yeoman Signals [HMS Exeter]

     Pilot Cowburn           [HMS Achilles]     

      Radio Operator       [MS Tairoa] (Prisoner on Graf Spee)

Lieutenant Washbourne      Gunnery Officer           [HMS Achilles]     

          Look Out           [HMS Ajax]


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John Chandos

John Le Mesurier

Brian Worth

Patrick Jordan

James Copeland

John Forbes-Robertson

      Doctor Langmann      'German Ambassador'

Reverend George Groves [HMS Exeter]

     Radio Operator      [Doric Star] (Prisoner on Graf Spee)

Aft Conning Signalman [HMS Exeter]

Chief Yeoman [HMS Achilles]

Lieutenant McBarnett [HMS Exeter]


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George Murcell

Eynon Evans

Ian Whittaker

Kerry Jordan

Joseph O'Conner

Roy Purcell

     Chief Officer           [MS Newton Beach]    (Prisoner on Graf Spee)

Chief Engineer      [MS Newton Beach]    (Prisoner on Graf Spee)

Messenger, Boiler Room [HMS Achilles]

Ordinary Seaman Rogers [HMS Achilles]

Chief Engineer [MS Doric Star] (Prisoner on Graf Spee)

Duty Officer Pennefeather [HMS Ajax]


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Barry Foster

Howard Lang

Frank Forsyth

Peter Fontaine

Peter Dyneley

April Olrich

Bill Roper Captain Bell's Runner [HMS Exeter]

     Gunnery Officer           [HMS Exeter]    

       Petty Officer        [HMS Ajax]

     Gunnery Officer           [HMS Ajax]    

Captain [MS Newton Beach] (Prisoner on Graf Spee)

Dolores


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John Schlesinger

Guy Verney

Richard Beale

Peter Halliday

Edward Atienza

Terence Conoley

German Officer [Admiral Graf Spee]

Commander Graham      [HMS Exeter]    

Captain Pottinger (Prisoner on Graf Spee)

Guani's Secretary

Pop

Merchant Seaman (Prisoner on Graf Spee)


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Victor Beaumont

John Lynn

Tita Dane

Graham Stewart

Otto Friese

Lola Morice

German Officer [Admiral Graf Spee]

German Seaman [Admiral Graf Spee]

Telephonist

Signalman      [HMS Exeter]      

        British Seaman         [MS Tairoa] (Prisoner on Graf Spee)

Onlooker


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Ambrosine Phillpotts

Mabel Etherington

Muriel Greenslade

Chris Adcock

Lane Meddick

Mrs Millington-Drake

Onlooker

Onlooker

        British Seaman         (Prisoner on Graf Spee)

   Petty Officer Stacey     [HMS Achilles]


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