Breakthrough Trailer

Breakthrough Trailer (1979)

01 March 1979 Drama, History 111 mins

Starting in late May 1944, during the German retreat on the Eastern Front, Captain Stransky (Helmut Griem) orders Sergeant Steiner (Richard Burton) to blow up a railway tunnel to prevent Russian forces from using it. Steiner's platoon fails in its mission by coming up against a Russian tank. Steiner then takes a furlough to Paris just as the Allies launch their invasion of Normandy.

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Richard Burton

as Sgt. Steiner

Rod Steiger

as Gen. Webster

Helmut Griem

as Maj. Stransky

Klaus Löwitsch

as Uffz. Krüger

Michael Parks

as Sgt. Anderson

Werner Pochath

as Schütze Keppel

Robert Mitchum

as Col. Rogers

Horst Janson

as Capt. Berger

Joachim Hansen

as Capt. Kistner

Dieter Schidor

as Cpl. Paul Anselm

Bruno Dietrich

as Schütze Nissen

Curd Jürgens

as Gen. Hofmann

Sieghardt Rupp

as Cpl. Rothe

Günter Meisner

as SS-Offizier


Ted Richmond

Ted Richmond Executive Producer

Ludwig Spitaler

Ludwig Spitaler Executive Producer

Peter Thoms

Original Music Composer

Tony Imi

Tony Imi Director of Photography

International Titles

Das Eiserne Kreuz 2 Trailer

Steiner – Das Eiserne Kreuz 2 Trailer

International Releases Dates

United States 01 March 1979

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