Blu-ray Release: The Night of the Generals

Blu-ray Release Date: June 9, 2015
Price: Blu-ray $29.95
Studio: Twilight Time

Anatole Litvak directs and Sam Spiegel produces the 1967 drama-mystery The Night of the Generals, an unusual World War II crime thriller about a Nazi investigation into the murder of a prostitute. Major

Dance the world away in The Night of the Generals!

Dance the world away in The Night of the Generals!

Grau (Omar Sharif, Juggernaut) finds himself focusing on three suspects: the Generals Tanz (Peter O’Toole, Lawrence of Arabia), Kahlenberg (Donald Pleasence, The Great Escape) and Seydlitz-Gabler (Charles Gray, Diamonds Are Forever) – all three of whom, it seems, are also involved in a plot to kill Hitler.

The movie was shot by the great Henri Decaë (Le silence de la mer) and features a score by Maurice Jarre (The Train), available on this Twilight Time release as an isolated track.

As supplier Twilight Time prints up only 3,000 copies of each title, be sure to head over to Twilight Time distributor Screen Archives site to preorder the disc NOW!


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