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Five Graves To Cairo (2012, original release: 2012)


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Published: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2012] ©2012
Series: TCM vault collection.
Description:  2 videodiscs (approximately 209 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
Language:  English

Five graves to Cairo based on a play by Lajos Biro titled: Hotel Imperial

Five graves to Cairo originally produced as a motion picture in 1943

A foreign affair adapted by Robert Harari from an original story by David Shaw

A foreign affair originally produced as motion picture in 1948

Five graves to Cairo bonus features include introduction by Ben Mankiewicz, publicity stills, scene stills, behind the scenes photos, movie posters, lobby cards and TCMdb article

A foreign affair bonus features include publicity stills, scene stills, behind the scenes photos, movie posters, publicity art, lobby cards and pressbook

Five graves to Cairo: Franchot Tone, Anne Baxter, Akim Tamiroff, Erich von Stroheim

A foreign affair: Jean Arthur, Marlene Dietrich, John Lund, Millard Mitchell, Peter Von Zerneck, Stanley Prager

Five graves to Cairo: John J. Bramble, the sole suurvivor of a British tank crew, makes his way to a desolate desert town where he is given refuge by a hotel owner and chambermaid who prepare to receive General Erwin Rommel and his German staff. Posing as the hotel's waiter, Bramble attempts to infiltrate Rommel's inner circle and report the general's plans to the Allies

A foreign affair: Phoebe Frost, an upright Republican member of Congress, travels to Berlin to look into reports of corruption among the occupying American forces. She enlists an Army captain in her crusade and finds herself falling for him, unaware that he is the man romantically involved with a German cabaret singer who can lead army investigators to a high-level Nazi war criminal

DVD; region 1; fullscreen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.; NTSC

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Additional Credits:
Wilder, Billy, 1906-2002, director, author of screenplay
Brackett, Charles, 1892-1969, author of screenplay
Tone, Franchot, actor
Baxter, Anne, actor
Tamiroff, Akim, 1899-1972, actor
Von Stroheim, Erich, 1885-1957, actor
Biró, Lajos, 1880-1948.
Breen, Richard L., author of screenplay
Arthur, Jean, 1900-1991.
Dietrich, Marlene.
Lund, John, 1911-1992.
Shaw, David, 1916-2007.
Harrison, Doane, 1894-1968.
Rózsa, Miklós, 1907-1995.
Hollaender, Friedrich.
Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)

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