Battle of the Bulge Poster

Release Date: 1965

DVD Release Date: May 3rd, 2005

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
American Lt. Col. Dan Kiley (Henry Fonda), a military intelligence whiz, discovers that the Nazis are planning to attack Allied forces near Belgium. Certain that the exhausted enemy can't muster much force, Gen. Joe Grey (Robert Ryan) isn't convinced by Kiley's findings, and his men pay the price when the German tanks begin their offensive. In the heat of this key World War II battle, Kiley must come up with a plan when it becomes clear that the Nazis are trying to steal fuel from the Allies.

Cast: Henry Fonda, Robert Shaw, Robert Ryan, Dana Andrews, George Montgomery, Ty Hardin, Anna Maria Pierangeli, Barbara Werle

Director: Ken Annakin

Genres: War

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: 1940s, Sacrifice, Tense, Soldier, Gripping

Awards

Nominated Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Nominated Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture