The Eagle Has Landed

The Eagle Has Landed (1976)

The daring World War II plot that changed the course of history.

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When the Nazi high command learns in late 1943 that Winston Churchill will be spending time at a country estate in Norfolk, it hatches an audacious scheme to kidnap the prime minister and spirit him to Germany for enforced negotiations with Hitler.

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  • Michael Caine

    as Col. Kurt Steiner
  • Donald Sutherland

    as Liam Devlin
  • Robert Duvall

    as Col. Max Radl
  • Jenny Agutter

    as Molly Prior
  • Donald Pleasence

    as Himmler
  • Anthony Quayle

    as Admiral Canaris
  • Jean Marsh

    as Joanna Grey
  • Sven-Bertil Taube

    as Captain von Neustadt
  • John Standing

    as Father Verecker
  • Judy Geeson

    as Pamela
  • Treat Williams

    as Captain Clark
  • Larry Hagman

    as Colonel Pitts
  • Alexei Jawdokimov

    as Corporal Kuniski
  • Michael Byrne

    as Karl
  • Joachim Hansen

    as SS-Obergruppenführer
  • Maurice Roeves

    as Major Corcoran
  • David Gilliam

  • Jeff Conaway

    as Frazier
  • Tim Barlow

  • John Barrett

    as Laker Armsby
Production Irene Lamb Casting
Writing Tom Mankiewicz Screenplay
Editing Anne V. Coates Editor
Sound Lalo Schifrin Original Music Composer
Art Peter Murton Production Design
Camera Anthony B. Richmond Director of Photography
Directing John Sturges Director
Sound Robin Gregory Sound Recordist
Production Jack Wiener Producer
Writing Jack Higgins Novel
Production David Niven Jr. Producer
Production Ray Freeborn Location Manager