Anzio, also known as Lo Sbarco di Anzio or The Battle for Anzio, is a 1968 war film about Operation Shingle, the 1944 Allied seaborne assault on the Italian port of Anzio in World War II. The film was adapted from the book Anzio by Wynford Vaughan-Thomas, who had been the BBC war correspondent at the battle. The film starred Robert Mitchum, Peter Falk, and a variety of international film stars. The all-star cast mostly portrayed fictitious characters based on actual participants in the battle. The two exceptions were Wolfgang Preiss and Tonio Selwart, who respectively played Field Marshal...
|Release date:||July 24, 1968|
|Directed by:||Edward Dmytryk, Duilio Coletti|
|Producer:||Dino De Laurentiis|
|Editor:||Peter Taylor, Alberto Gallitti|
|Music by:||Riz Ortolani|
|Screenplay by:||H.A.L. Craig|