In the last days of World War II, the Allied Army desperatly searched for a bridgehead across the impenetrable Rhein River, in order to launch a major assault into the center of Germany. "Bridge at Remagen" tells the true story of the battle for this last bridgehead, from both the German and American perspective. Written by
Anthony Hughes <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Thus ended the last great German stand in the West.
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Did You Know?
According to the book "Bill Collins Presents The Golden Years of Hollywood" by Bill Collins
, "Apart from three or four large interiors, the film was shot entirely on location . . . The film's producer, David L. Wolper
, obtained permission to use the Davle Bridge, 24 km south of Prague on the Ultava River. Much of the filming, however was carried out in the Czechoslovakian town of Most, 100 km northwest of Prague." See more
The movie makes it look like the Rhine river near Remagen is floating through a steep sloped valley. The town of Remagen however is built on the flat bank of the river. See more
Major Paul Kreuger
[to General von Brock over the phone asking for reinforcements
Herr General, your regrets will not save the bridge. The two panzer battalions might.