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  (in credits order)

Michael Caine ... Himself - Host

Winston Churchill ... Himself, prime minister of the United Kingdom (archive footage) (voice)

Harry Saltzman ... Himself
Benjamin Fisz ... Himself, WWII fighter pilot (as Ben Fisz)
Guy Hamilton ... Himself

Ralph Richardson ... Himself

Curd Jürgens ... Himself

Robert Shaw ... Himself

Trevor Howard ... Himself

Michael Redgrave ... Himself

Laurence Olivier ... Himself
Hugh Dowding ... Himself, chief of Britain's air defences in 1940
Hamish Mahaddie ... Himself, group captain
Erhard Milch ... Himself, field marshal, Nazi war criminal
Hermann Göring ... Himself, commander-in-chief, Luftwaffe (archive footage)
Stanford Tuck ... Himself, wing commander
Adolf Galland ... Himself, general
Ben Bowring ... Himself, flight lieutenant
Jeff Hawke ... Himself, pilot
Santa Cruz ... Himself, comandante, test pilot
John Verney ... Himself (as Lord Willoughby de Broke)
Clara Legge ... Herself - Wing Commander
Hein Riess ... Himself
Peter Townsend ... Himself - Group Captain
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Christopher Plummer ... Himself

Edward Fox ... Himself (uncredited)

Directed by
Paul Annett 
Chris Doll  (as Christopher Doll)
Produced by
Chris Doll .... producer (as Christopher Doll)
Film Editing by
Hugh Newsam 
Sound Department
Tony Anscombe .... dubbing mixer
Bob Foley .... sound assistant (as Robert Foley)
David Geen .... sound
Frank Minton .... sound
Camera and Electrical Department
John Maskall .... assistant camera
Charles Parnall .... camera operator
Pat Wood .... camera operator
Editorial Department
Tim Lewis .... assistant editor
Other crew
Ed Bishop .... script advisor: Vancouver (as Edward Bishop)
Geraldine Lawton .... continuity
William Sansom .... script advisor

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51 min
Color | Black and White (archive footage)
Aspect Ratio:
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