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Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
It's World War II, and British soldier John Bramble (Franchot Tone) is the lone survivor of a brutal battle in Egypt. After wandering through the desert, Bramble finds a remote hotel. There, in order to stay alive, he assumes a false identity. When the famed German general Rommel (Erich von Stroheim), aka the Desert Fox, arrives at the hotel, Bramble realizes he's being taken for a German spy. Can this lowly British soldier turn the tide in the war and foil Germany's plans in North Africa?

Cast: Franchot Tone , Anne Baxter , Erich von Stroheim , Akim Tamiroff , Peter Van Eyck , Fortunio Bonanova , Konstantin Shayne , Fred Nurney

Director: Billy Wilder

Genres: War

Five Graves to Cairo (1943)

Release Date: July 26th, 2002|1 hr. 36 min.

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