Cockleshell Heroes (1955) DVD
War drama from 1955 starring José Ferrer Trevor Howard and Anthony Newley. Set during the Second World War, it is a fictionalised account of Operation Frankton. A major with the Royal Marines comes up with a novel idea for a raid. By using collapsible canoes, he believes it is possible for commandos to reach an enemy-held harbour undetected and blow up ships with limpet mines.
Director: José Ferrer
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