The Longest Day (Sep-1962)|
Directors: Ken Annakin; Andrew Marton; Bernhard Wicki
Writer: Cornelius Ryan
Based on a book: The Longest Day by Cornelius Ryan
Musical Score Composed and Conducted by: Maurice Jarre
Producer: Darryl F. Zanuck
Keywords: Action/Adventure, Drama, WWII, D-Day
Epic story of D-Day, told from both Allied and German perspectives. Title is taking from Rommel's comment, "The first 24 hours of the invasion will be decisive... For the Allies as well as the Germans, it will be the longest day." Among the most ambitious war films ever produced, the filming took two years and a budget of $10M. Won Oscars for Best Cinematography and Best Special Effects; received three additional nominations including Best Picture. Watch in widescreen only.
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