Five Graves To Cairo (DVD)
Directed by Billy Wilder, this sensational wartime espionage thriller stars Ann Bancroft.
This sensational wartime espionage thriller was Billy Wilder`s second directional effort. John J. Bramble (Franchot Tone), the sole survivor of a British tank crew, makes his way to a desolate town where he is given refuge by a hotel owner (Akim Tamiroff) and a French chambermaid (Anne Baxter) as they prepare to receive General Erwin Rommel (Erich Von Stroheim) and his German staff. Posing as a hotel waiter, Bramble attempts to infiltrate Rommel`s inner circle and report their battle plans to the Allies...
What the press said
"Five Graves to Cairo is probably the most conglomerate war film to date. It has a little something for all tastes" New York Times
Running Time: 100 minutes
Region: Region 2
Release Date: 10 Nov. 2014