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1 hr. 59 min.

Plot Summary
After inventing the "bouncing bomb," which can skip across water until it encounters a dam to explode, Dr. Barnes Wallis (Michael Redgrave) struggles for years to develop his new device for use in World War II. Once the bombs are ready to be tested, Wing Commander Guy Gibson's (Richard Todd) squadron must be specially trained to drop the sensitive weapons on Germany's Ruhr Dams. Based on true events, this British film features a legendary grand finale of special effects.

Cast: Richard Todd , Michael Redgrave , Ursula Jeans , Stanley Van Beers , Raymond Huntley , Hugh Manning , Patrick Barr , Basil Sydney

Director: Michael Anderson

Genres: War

The Dam Busters (1955)

Release Date: August 25th, 2008|1 hr. 59 min.

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