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The Battle Of The River Plate

Directors: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger

Genre: War

Year: 1956

Running time: 120 minutes

Territory: Worldwide

Studio: ITV, MGM

Cast: John Gregson, Peter Finch, Anthony Quayle

Language options: Dialogue - EN

From the famous Powell and Pressburger team, this is a gripping drama set at sea. Ten days before the outbreak of World War II, a powerful German battleship sails around the South Atlantic destroying Allied merchant ships. Finally, the Allies learn of its location and a trap is set, pitching British intelligence against a powerful military opponent.


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