U certificateIll Met by Moonlight is a Film programme that first aired in 1957 and has been classified a U certificate.

Ill Met by Moonlight is a 3 star programme

Image for the Film programme "Ill Met by Moonlight"


Ill Met by Moonlight (1957)

Directed by
Michael Powell
Emeric Pressburger

Based on a true story. British agents plot to kidnap a prominent Germen General during the occupation of Crete in WWII. They decide to transport him to Egypt but the German soilders are set on a revenge capture that takes the Brits by surprise.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1957

3/5 Stars

Classification: U Certificate

Production Country: UK

Filmed in Colour


Image for Dirk BogardeDirk Bogarde...Maj. Patrick Leigh Fermor
Marius Goring...Major General Kreipe
David Oxley...Cap. W. Stanley Moss M.C.
Dimitri Andreas...Niko Soldan Emeris
Cyril Cusack...Cap. Sandy Rendel
Laurence Payne...Manoli
Wolfe Morris...George
Michael Patrick Gough...Andoni Zoidakis
John Cairney...Elias
Brian Worth...Stratis Saviolkis
Roland Bartrop...Micky Akoumianakis
George Eugeniou...Charis Zographakis
Paul Stassino...Yani Katsias
Adeeb Assaly...Zahari
Theo Moreas...Village Priest
Takis Frangofinos...Michali
Image for Christopher LeeChristopher Lee...German officer at dentists
Peter Augustine...Greek
Phyllia Houseman...Michali's Sister
Image for John HousemanJohn Houseman