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Guns Of Navarone


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Tookey's Rating
8 /10
 
Average Rating
7.23 /10
 
Starring
Gregory Peck (pictured right), David Niven, Stanley Baker
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Directed by: J. Lee Thompson
Written by: Carl Foreman from Alistair MacLean's novel

 
 
 
Released: 1961
   
Genre: ACTION
ADVENTURE
WAR
WORLD WAR II
   
Origin: GB
   
Length: 157
 
 


 

A team of saboteurs is sent to destroy two huge guns on a Turkish island.

Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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Old-fashioned but effective war movie, which would have been improved further by the cutting of some of the chat. The special effects won an Oscar; the editing, score and sound were nominated. A sequel, Force 10 From Navarone , appeared in 1978.

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