The Dam Busters
The Dam Busters (1954)

The British The Dam Busters is the story of the development and utilization of the "bouncing bombs" in World War II. Michael Redgrave stars as Dr. Barnes Wallis, who developed these unorthodox explosives. Wallis' invention is… More

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Rated: G
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Release Date: October 17, 2006
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Dennis Schwartz
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One of the truly great war films.

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Emanuel Levy

Starring Michael Redgrave, this exciting British WWII drama was nominated for the Special Effects Oscar.

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Flixster Audience Score: 84% Flixster User Reviews
Randy Tippy
I love films that combine my passion for WWII history with my passion for cinema.
Marcus Woolcott
Somewhat linear and very dated now, but the story of persistence and dedication - not to mention patriotism, still shines through
Aj V
This isn't a bad movie, it's just boring, it would work better as a documentary or something because as a narrative film it's too boring.
Walter M.
In "The Dam Busters," Barnes Wallis(Michael Redgrave), a research scientist at Vickers during World War II, and his doting wife(Ursula Jeans) do not… More