Over 40 years later, and this film still gives 2½ hours of great entertainment.
"The mission is clear. Get the general. Get out. Commandos charged with freeing a U.S. general from an Alphine fortress should also be told to trust nothing - including the search-and-rescue orders just issued. Richard Burton and Clint Eastwood go Where Eagles Dare in this twisty World War II thriller written by action master Alistair MacLean (The Guns of Navarone
, Ice Station Zebra
) and directed by Brian G. Hutton (Kelly's Heroes). Known for fiery dramatic roles, Burton ventures into the realm of movie pyrotechnics with dynamic efficiency. And Eastwood's cool-fire presence heightens one searing action sequence after another. The film became Eastwood's then-largest hit and it's studio's #1 moneymaker of the year."
Audio: English, French, Italian
Subtitles: English, French, Italian, German, Castillian Spanish, Arabic, Romanian, Dutch, English for the Hearing Impaired, Italian for the Hearing Impaired
Special Features: Featurette (Audio in English only, subtitles in English, French, Italian, Dutch), Theatrical Trailer