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Testa di sbarco per otto implacabili (1968)

The movie is set during World War II in the days just prior to the D-Day invasion. A special parachute unit is sent to destroy a German flame thrower installation on Omaha Beach.

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Capt. Jack Murphy
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Lt. Strobel
Erika Blanc ...
Denise
Philippe Hersent ...
Prof. Aubernet
Massimo Carocci ...
Capt. Ryan
George F. Salvage ...
(as G.F. Savage)
Pierre Richard ...
Sgt. Doss
Antonio Monselesan ...
(as Tony Norton)
Max Turilli ...
Feldwebel Siedler
Giuseppe Castellano ...
Foster (as G. Castellano)
Renato Pinciroli ...
Denise's father (as R. Pinciroli)
R.O. Mantovani
Luciano Catenacci ...
Navy soldier (as Luciano Lorcas)
Paolo Magalotti ...
Navy soldier
Guido Di Salvo
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The movie is set during World War II in the days just prior to the D-Day invasion. A special parachute unit is sent to destroy a German flame thrower installation on Omaha Beach.

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Hell in Normandy  »

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Guy Madison in Italian!
30 April 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Poor Guy Madison was reduced to picking up "coffee and dough-nut" money making second rate Itailian stinkers during the 1960s and early 1970s. I saw this film in Italy and it was the non-dubbed version. Surpringly, I thought Guy came across very well dubbed in! I'm joking! Seriously, Guy looked stiff and unhappy here. He plays a Captain in the U.S. Army who leads a group of doomed paratroopers on a "deadly" mission. Nothing much to the whole thing. Nice uniforms, some stock black and white film on World War II, a bit of action, and really nothing else. If you look hard enough, you can find "cult" actor William Conroy playing a German soldier in yet another of his countless uncredited roles in Italian made 1960s films.


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