Desert Commandos

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Desert Commandos
Desert-Commandos-poster.jpg
Italian film poster
Directed by Umberto Lenzi
Screenplay by Umberto Lenzi[1]
Story by Umberto Lenzi[1]
Starring
Music by Angelo Francesco Lavagnino[1]
Cinematography Carlo Carlini[1]
Edited by Eugenio Alabiso[1]
Production
companies
Distributed by PEA
Release date
  • 1967 (1967) (Italy)
  • 15 March 1968 (1968-03-15) (West Germany)
Running time
96 minutes[1]
Country
  • Italy
  • France
  • West Germany[1]

Another Wikipedia article about this film is here: Attentato ai tre grandi

Desert Commandos (Italian: Attentato ai tre grandi) is a 1967 war film set during World War II in Morocco where it was filmed. The Italian title (Attack on the Big Three) refers to a German commando group with a mission to assassinate Churchill, Roosevelt and de Gaulle at the Casablanca Conference.

The film is a character-based drama that focuses on the German soldiers' various drives and conflicts during encounters with Tuareg nomads, and French and American soldiers.


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Desert Commaondos was released in Italy in 1967 where it was distributed by PEA.[2] It was released in West Germany on March 15, 1968 as Fünf gegen Casablanca.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h Cowie & Elley 1977, p. 300.
  2. ^ "Attentato ai tre grandi". Cinematografo.it (in Italian). Fondazione Ente dello Spettacolo - Tutti i diritti sono riservati. Retrieved July 30, 2017. 
  3. ^ "Fünf gegen Casablanca". Filmportal.de. Retrieved July 30, 2017. 

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