The Eagle Has Landed

The daring World War II plot that changed the course of history.

Categories: Adventure, Drama, Action, Thriller, War
When the Nazi high command learns in late 1943 that Winston Churchill will be spending time at a country estate in Norfolk, it hatches an audacious scheme to kidnap the prime minister and spirit him to Germany for enforced negotiations with Hitler.
Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 1976-12-24
Run time: 135 minute / 2:15
Director: John Sturges
Writer: Tom Mankiewicz
Production Companies : ITC Entertainment, Associated General Films
Production Country: United Kingdom

Michael Caine
as Col. Kurt Steiner
Donald Sutherland
as Liam Devlin
Robert Duvall
as Col. Max Radl
Jenny Agutter
as Molly Prior
Donald Pleasence
as Himmler
Anthony Quayle
as Admiral Canaris
Jean Marsh
as Joanna Grey
Sven-Bertil Taube
as Captain von Neustadt
John Standing
as Father Verecker
Judy Geeson
as Pamela
Treat Williams
as Captain Clark
Larry Hagman
as Colonel Pitts
Alexei Jawdokimov
as Corporal Kuniski
Michael Byrne
as Karl
Joachim Hansen
as SS-Obergruppenf├╝hrer
Maurice Roeves
as Major Corcoran
David Gilliam
Jeff Conaway
as Frazier
Tim Barlow
John Sturges Director

Jack Wiener Producer

Tom Mankiewicz Screenplay

Lalo Schifrin Original Music Composer

Anthony B. Richmond Director of Photography

Anne V. Coates Editor

Irene Lamb Casting

Peter Murton Production Design

Jack Higgins Novel

David Niven Jr. Producer