The Passage
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The Passage
Director J. Lee Thompson directed this World War II adventure drama from a script by author Bruce Nicolaysen who adapted the screenplay from his novel The Perilous Passage. Anthony Quinn stars as a brave Basque mountaineer who is hired by the American military to guide Professor Bergsson (James Mason) and his family over the dangerous Pyrenees. Together the two men struggle to ensure the group's survival and elude Von Berkow a crazed Nazi played by Malcolm MacDowell. ~ Matthew Tobey, Rovi

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A lurid, exciting World War II chase thriller with Malcolm McDowell chewing the scenery as a sadistic Nazi."
‑ Chuck O'Leary,
"Would not nearly be as watchable without McDowell relishing his role as [a] fanatical German officer"
‑ Shane Burridge,
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