The Longest Day (1962)

Director
Ken Annakin; Andrew Marton; Bernhard Wicki

Main cast
John Wayne; Robert Mitchum; Henry Fonda; Sean Connery; Richard Burton

Genres
Action, Drama, History, War

Description
The retelling of June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, the US, Britain, and the Free French. Marshall Erwin Rommel, touring the defenses being established as part of the Reich's Atlantic Wall, notes to his officers that when the Allied invasion comes they must be stopped on the beach. "For the Allies as well as the Germans, it will be the longest day"


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