The Battle of the V.1 DVD
Starring Michael Rennie, Patricia Medina, Milly Vitale, David Knight, Esmond Knight, John G. Heller, Christopher Lee, Rod Steiger
Directed by Vernon Sewell
Colourised version of this Second World War drama set in Poland and based on Bernard Newman's novel, 'They Saved London'.
Stefan Nowak (Michael Rennie), a Polish resistance fighter, is captured by the Nazis and sent to a forced labour camp.
He finds himself at Peenemünde, a top secret base where German scientists are working on a new and deadly form of weapon - the V.1, or Vengeance, flying bomb.
Realising the awful potential of the Vengeance weapon, Nowak leads a group of resistance fighters on a mission to destroy the base and cripple the German war machine.
The film features early appearances by Christopher Lee and Rod Steiger.
- Format: DVD
- Region: 2
- Certification: (PG)
- EAN: 5060172960903
- Catalogue number: 194787
- Studio: Renown
- Release date: 05/11/2012
- Genre: War
- Colour: Colour