The Battle Of The River Plate


Main Details
Premiere Date 1956
Alternative Titles
  • Pursuit Of The Graf Spee (USA)
Director Michael Powell
Director Emeric Pressburger
Actor John Gregson as Captain Bell - H.M.S. Exeter
Actor Anthony Quayle as Commodore Harwood-H.M.S. Ajax
Actor Peter Finch as Captain Hans Langsdorff - 'Admiral Graf Spee'
Actor Ian Hunter as Captain Woodhouse - H.M.S. Ajax
Actor Jack Gwillim as Captain Parry - H.M.N.Z.S. Achilles
Actor Bernard Lee as Captain Dove - M.S. Africa Shell
Actor Lionel Murton as Mike Fowler
Actor Anthony Bushell as Mr. Millington Drake - British Minister, Montevideo
Actor Peter Illing as Dr. Guani - Foreign Minister, Uruguay
Actor Michael Goodliffe as Captain McCall - R.N., British Naval Attache, Buenos Aires
Actor Patrick Macnee as Lieutenant Commander Medley R.N.
Actor John Chandos as Dr. Langmann - German Minister, Montevideo
Actor Douglas Wilmer as M. Desmoulins - French Minister, Montevideo
Actor William Squire as Ray Martin
Actor Roger Delgado as Captain Varela - Uruguayan Navy
Notes In the first major naval battle of World War II, the British Navy must find and destroy a powerful German warship.


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