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Under Ten Flags (1960)
"Sotto dieci bandiere" (original title)

 -  Drama | War  -  15 September 1960 (USA)
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This World War II story is told from the German point of view spotlighting the commander of a Nazi raider, disguised as a merchant ship and a British admiral.

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Cast

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Captain Bernhard Rogge
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Admiral Russell
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Zizi (as Mylene Demongeot)
John Ericson ...
Krüger
Cecil Parker ...
Col. Howard
Folco Lulli ...
Paco
Alex Nicol ...
Knoche
Liam Redmond ...
Windsor
Eleonora Rossi Drago ...
Elsa
John Lee
Ralph Truman ...
Adm. Benson
Grégoire Aslan ...
Master of Abdullah (as Gregoire Aslan)
Peter Carsten ...
Lt. Mohr
Helmut Schmid
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Samuel Braunstein (as Gianmaria Volontè)
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This World War II story is told from the German point of view spotlighting the commander of a Nazi raider, disguised as a merchant ship and a British admiral.

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The killer-ship of a thousand disguises ! See more »

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15 September 1960 (USA)  »

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Under Ten Flags  »

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The ship, Abdullah, that caused so much consternation to the Atlantis is the fictional name for the British ship, Kemmendine. See more »

Goofs

Near the end, the recon aircraft overflying the ship is a Grumman S2 ASW aircraft. The S2 went into service in the US Navy in the early 1950s, and was retired from the US Navy in 1976. Major clues are the Magnetic Anomaly Detector probe protruding from the aircraft tail, the ESM pod behind the pilot's position, and the floodlight on the outboard on the leading edge of the starboard wing. See more »

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Opening credits: LONDON 1941

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I am a WWII collector fan.,owning over 700 movies.,many dealing with this subject.

Under Ten Flags..Is in my opinion one of the best acted and directed movies dealing with world war II. It depicts a man's duty to country.. his personal honor to himself in up-holding honest and humanitarian beliefs even when required to do his duty and kill the enemy. The lead is by veteran actor Van Heflin.,who plays the captain of the German Raider "Atlantis".,this is based on a true story and facts of the german surface raider "Pacas" during world war two. This type of war movie needs to be returned to the screen to show our younger generation that although war is brutal and even unavoidable man can still win or lose with dignity and honour. I would like to see this movie made available on Video and returned to TV.


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