Tobruk (1967)

Director
Arthur Hiller

Main cast
Rock Hudson; George Peppard; Nigel Green; Guy Stockwell; Jack Watson

Genres
Drama, History, War

Description
In September 1942, the German Afrika Korps under Rommel have successfully pushed the Allies back into Egypt. A counter-attack is planned, for which the fuel dumps at Tobruk are a critical impediment. In order to aid the attack, a group of British commandos and German Jews make their way undercover through 800 miles of desert, to destroy the fuel dumps starving the Germans of fuel.


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