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Count Five and Die (1957)

Approved | | Drama, History, Thriller | March 1958 (USA)
American and British counter-espionage combine to convince the Germans the cross-channel invasion will be in the Netherlands instead of France.

Director:

Victor Vicas
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jeffrey Hunter ... Captain Bill Ranson
Annemarie Düringer ... Rolande Hertog
Nigel Patrick ... Major Julien Howard
David Kossoff ... Dr. Mulder
Rolf Lefebvre Rolf Lefebvre ... Hans Faber, chief spy
Larry Burns Larry Burns ... Martins, building porter-spy
Anthony Ostrer Anthony Ostrer
Claude Kingston Claude Kingston ... Willem Mulder
Philip Ray
Robert Raglan ... Lt. Miller
Peter Prouse Peter Prouse ... Sgt. Bill Parrish
Philip Bond Philip Bond ... Piet van Wijt
Otto Diamant ... Mr. Hendrijk
Marianne Walla Marianne Walla ... Mrs. Hendrijk
Beth Rogan ... Mary Ann Lennig
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Storyline

American and British counter-espionage combine to convince the Germans the cross-channel invasion will be in the Netherlands instead of France.

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Genres:

Drama | History | Thriller | War

Certificate:

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

March 1958 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Casuslara Ölüm See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

Company Credits

Production Co:

Zonic Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

4-Track Stereo (Westrex Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Although the Allies landed in Normandy instead of the Netherlands in June 1944, they did eventually mount the largest airborne operation of the war in the Netherlands: Operation Market Garden in September 1944. See more »

Goofs

There's no way that Ransome could have heard the bullet shots that killed Rolande from where he stood in the building, especially with the train rumbling by and the whistle blowing while the shots were fired. See more »

Crazy Credits

A true story from the annals of the Office of Strategic Services of the United States. See more »

Soundtracks

Reunion Waltz
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Music by Peter Warren
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Nice, slick and engrossing

This little gem hits all the right buttons; great story, excellent acting and directing, moody black and white photography, easy to follow plot line etc. Well worth the watch.


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