The Bridge On The River Kwai: In this World War 2 adventure, British P.O.W.s build a vital railway bridge in enemy occupied Burma, while Allied commandos are assigned to destroy it. Spectacularly produced by David Lean, this epic film won seven 1957 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Actor (Alec Guinness), and Best Director.
The Guns Of Navarone: Gregory Peck, Anthony Quinn and David Niven are Allied saboteurs assigned an impossible mission: infiltrate an impregnable Nazi-held island and destroy the two enormous long-range field guns that prevent the rescue of 2,000 trapped British soldiers.
Das Boot: Das Boot (The Boat) is a graphic and gripping tale that follows the daring patrol of U-96, one of the famed German U-Boats known as 'The Grey Wolves'. Prowling the North Atlantic, they challenged the British Navy at every turn. The crew aboard the U-96 is portrayed in a desperate life-and-death struggle, coping with endless hours of claustrophobic boredom at sea, which quickly gives way to terror when confronting the enemy.