Where Eagles Dare

Plot – During World War II,a British plane is hit and falls in a southern Germany region. The Nazis capture the only survivor,Gen. Carnaby. He is a Commander of the US Army and the Nazis lock him up in a castle – the SS headquarters – to interrogate him about the Allied strategies. His buddies in fact discard the idea to bomb the castle,even if the General could reveal something,moreover no plane can fly close to the castle without being shot down. The only solution is to send a team to infiltrate there and free the General.

Movie Info

Title Where Eagles Dare

Year 1968

Director Brian G. Hutton

GenreWar, Adventure, Action

Top 8 Quotes of “Where Eagles Dare” Movie

“Security? The word’s become a bloody joke!”

Michael Hordern – Adm. Rolland

“Gentlemen, see you after the war.”

Richard Burton – Maj. Smith

“- Maj. Smith: Lieutenant, in the next 15 minutes we have to create enough confusion to get out of here alive.
– Schaffer: Major, right now you got me about as confused as I ever hope to be.”

Richard Burton – Maj. Smith
Clint Eastwood – Schaffer

“Fear lent him wings, as the saying goes.”

Clint Eastwood – Schaffer

“- Mary Ellison: I nearly froze to death in that damn plane. Why couldn’t you have supplied some hot water bottles or an electrically heated suit? I thought you loved me.
– Maj. Smith: Can’t help what you think.”

Mary Ure – Mary Ellison
Richard Burton – Maj. Smith

“- Schaffer: Look, Major, this is primarily a British operation. I’m an American. I don’t even know why the hell I’m here.
– Maj. Smith: Lieutenant, you’re here because you’re an American.”

Clint Eastwood – Schaffer
Richard Burton – Maj. Smith

“Some people have a sixth sense. He has a sixth, a seventh and an eighth.” Patrick Wymark – Col. Turner

“Look, Major, either you start playing it straight or you can deal me out of this mess.”

Clint Eastwood – Schaffer