18 certificateToo Late the Hero is a Film programme that first aired in 1970 and has been classified a 18 certificate.

Too Late the Hero is a 3 star programme

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Too Late the Hero (1970)

Directed by
Robert Aldrich

When their suicide mission to a Pacific island goes badly wrong, two reluctant World War II soldiers team up and become involved in a deadly battle of wits with an enemy officer. Director Robert Aldrich refused Cliff Robertson permission to attend the Oscars during filming and he missed his moment of glory when he won the Best Actor award for his part in Charly.

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Genre: Film

Running Time: 155 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1970

3/5 Stars

Classification: 18 Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour


Image for Michael CaineMichael Caine...Pvt. Tosh Hearne
Cliff Robertson...Lt. Sam Lawson
Ian Bannen...Pvt. Jock Thornton
Image for Harry AndrewsHarry Andrews...Col. Thompson
Ronald Fraser...Pvt. Campbell
Image for Denholm ElliottDenholm Elliott...Capt. Hornsby
Lance Percival...Cpl. McLean
Percy Herbert...Sgt. Johnstone
Patrick Jordan...Sgt. Major
Sam Kydd...Colour-Sergeant
William Beckley...Pvt. Currie
Martin Horsey...Pvt. Griffiths
Harvey Jason...Signalman Scott
Don Knight...Pvt. Connolly
Roger Newman...Pvt. Riddle