PG certificateThe Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel is a Film programme that first aired in 1951 and has been classified a PG certificate.

The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel is a 4 star programme

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The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel (1951)

Directed by
Henry Hathaway

After losing the campaign in North Africa and refusing his commander-in-chief's orders to fight to the last man, Erwin Rommel returns to Germany, where he is drawn into a plot to assassinate Hitler. WWII drama featuring actual combat footage.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 90 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1951

4/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Black and White


Image for James Mason IJames Mason I...Field Marshal Erwin Rommel
Cedric Hardwicke...Dr. Karl Strolin
Jessica Tandy...Frau Lucie Marie Rommel
Luther Adler...Adolf Hitler
Everett Sloane...General Wilhelm Burgdorf
Leo G. Carroll...Field Marshal Gerd von Rundstedt
George Macready...General Fritz Bayerlein
Richard Boone...Capt. Hermann Aldinger
Eduard Franz...Col. Klaus von Stauffenberg
Desmond Young...Himself