The Riddle of the Sands Trailer

The Riddle of the Sands Trailer (1979)

"In these shifting sands, men can disappear without a trace . . . and their secrets with them." 02 October 1979 Drama, Action 103 mins

In the early years of the 20th Century, two British yachtsmen (Michael York and Simon MacCorkindale) stumble upon a German plot to invade the east coast of England in a flotilla of specially designed barges. They set out to thwart this terrible scheme, but must outwit not only the cream of the German Navy, but the feared Kaiser Wilhelm himself.

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Simon MacCorkindale

as Arthur Davies

Michael York

as Charles Carruthers

Jenny Agutter

as Clara Dollmann

Alan Badel

as Dollmann

Jürgen Andersen

as Von Brüning

Olga Lowe

as Frau Dollmann

Hans Meyer

as Grimm

Wolf Kahler

as Kaiser Wilhelm II

Ronald Markham

as Withers


Tony Maylam


Howard Blake

Original Music Composer

Christopher Challis

Christopher Challis Director of Photography

Hazel Peiser

Hazel Peiser Production Design

International Titles

Geheimkommando R.O.T.S. Trailer

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International Releases Dates

United States 02 October 1979

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