The Longest Day quotes

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The events of D-Day, told on a grand scale from both the Allied and German points of view.

Director: Ken Annakin, Andrew Marton, Gerd Oswald
Writer: Cornelius Ryan, Romain Gary, James Jones
Production: N/A
Year: 1962
MetaScore: 75/100
ImdbRating: 7.8
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 04 Oct 1962
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 8 wins & 6 nominations total

30 Clips & Quotes

Cast

Col. Thompson - Eddie Albert
U.S. Army Ranger - Paul Anka
Madame Barrault - Arletty
Father Louis Roulland - Jean-Louis Barrault
Pvt. Dutch Schultz - Richard Beymer
Maj. Werner Pluskat - Hans Christian Blech
Mayor of Colleville - Bourvil
Flying Officer David Campbell - Richard Burton
Maj. Gen. Dr. Hans Speidel - Wolfgang Büttner
Pvt. John Steele - Red Buttons
Pvt. Flanagan - Sean Connery
Capt. Frank - Ray Danton
Janine Boitard - Irina Demick
U.S. Army Ranger Major - Fred Dur
U.S. Army Ranger - Fabian
Maj. Gen. Robert Haines - Mel Ferrer
Brig. Gen. Theodore Roosevelt Jr. - Henry Fonda
Capt. Harding - Steve Forrest
Sgt. Kaffekanne - Gert Fröbe
Brig. Gen. Edwin P. Parker Jr. - Leo Genn
British Padre - John Gregson
Field Marshal Gerd von Rundstedt - Paul Hartmann
Young GI - Peter Helm
Field Marshal Erwin Rommel - Werner Hinz
RAF Pilot - Donald Houston
Sgt. (later Lt.) John H. Fuller - Jeffrey Hunter
Gen. Wolfgang Hager - Karl John
Maj. Gen. Gunther Blumentritt - Curd Jürgens
Maj. Gen. Walter Bedell Smith - Alexander Knox
Lord Lovat - Peter Lawford
Cmdr. Philippe Kieffer - Commando Leader - Christian Marquand
Sgt. Wilder (scenes deleted) - Dewey Martin
Pvt. Morris - Roddy McDowall
Pvt. Watney - Michael Medwin
Pvt. Martini - Sal Mineo
Brig. Gen. Norman Cota - Robert Mitchum
Capt. Colin Maud - Kenneth More
Gen. Erich Marcks - Richard Münch
Gen. Raymond D. Barton - Edmond O'Brien
RAF Officer Mac - Leslie Phillips
Maj. Gen. Max Pemsel - Wolfgang Preiss
Joe Williams - Ron Randell
Mother Superior - Madeleine Renaud
Sgt. Guy de Montlaur (as Georges Riviere) - Georges Rivière
Pvt. Clough - Norman Rossington
Brig. Gen. James M. Gavin - Robert Ryan
U.S. Army Ranger - Tommy Sands
U.S. Army Ranger - George Segal
RAdm. Janjard - Jean Servais
Destroyer Commander - Rod Steiger
Maj. John Howard - Richard Todd
Lt. Wilson - Tom Tryon
Lt. Col. Ocker - Peter van Eyck
U.S. Army Ranger - Robert Wagner
British Paratrooper - Richard Wattis
Lt. Sheen - Stuart Whitman
Alexandre Renaud - Georges Wilson
Lt. Col. Benjamin Vandervoort - John Wayne
Undetermined Role (French Version) (scenes deleted) - Daniel Gélin
Undetermined Role (French Version) (scenes deleted) - Françoise Rosay
Group Capt. J.N. Stagg - Patrick Barr
Man at Resistance HQ - Yves Barsacq
Officer at Eisenhower Briefing - Geoffrey Bayldon
Minor Role - Michael Beint
U.S. Army Ranger - Charles Bondi
Lt. Walsh - Lyndon Brook
Bit Part - Lucien Camiret
French Resistance Fighter - Jean Champion
Paratrooper - Yvan Chiffre
Ronald Callen - Bryan Coleman
Officer On Bridge Behind Destroyer Commander - Gary Collins
Col. Caffey - John Crawford
French Navy Captain - Jo D'Avra
Blumentritt's Adjutant - Armin Dahlen
Pvt. Harris - Mark Damon
British Soldier - Richard Dawson
Bill Millin - Piper on Beach - Leslie de Laspee
German Soldier - Eugene Deckers
French Commando - Gil Delamare
Zanuck - Colin Drake
Minor Role - Michel Duchaussoy
Pvt. Coke - Frank Finlay
British Paratrooper - Harry Fowler
Pvt. Hutchinson - Bernard Fox
Meyer's Aide - Robert Freitag
French Commando - Bernard Fresson
Minor Role - Lutz Gabor
German Guard on Train Track - Arnold Gelderman
British Soldier - Harold Goodwin
German Soldier - Walter Gotell
Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower - Henry Grace
Minor Role - Clément Harari
Frau Maria Rommel - Ruth Hausmeister
RAF Briefing Officer - Jack Hedley
Manfred Rommel - Michael Hinz
Adm. Creasey - Walter Horsbrugh
Paratrooper - Jean-Pierre Janic
British Soldier Talking to Maj. Howard - Patrick Jordan
Capt. Helmuth Lang - Til Kiwe
US Airman with Bandaged Eye - Mickey Knox
Air Chief Marshal Sir Trafford Leigh-Mallory - Simon Lack
British Soldier - Harry Landis
German Soldier - Rudy Lenoir
US Army Ranger Sparrow - Joseph Lowe
Col. Gen. Alfred Jodl - Wolfgang Lukschy
Camp Cook - Victor Maddern
Glider Doctor - Howard Marion-Crawford
Canadian Doctor - Neil McCallum
US Army Soldier Talking to Gen. Cota - Edward Meeks
RAdm. Alan G. Kirk - John Meillon
Capt. Ernst During - Kurt Meisel
Paratrooper - Gérard Moisan
Air Marshal Tedder - Louis Mounier
Undetermined Role - Al Mulock
Major in Ste. Mère-Eglise - Bill Nagy
German Commander - Kurt Pecher
Lt. Fritz Theen - Rainer Penkert
German Officer with Rupert - Malte Petzel
Roosevelt's Aide - John Phillips
WRNS Officer - Siân Phillips
Sgt. Bernhard Bergsdorf - Hartmut Reck
Gen. Sir Bernard L. Montgomery - Trevor Reid
Col. Josef 'Pips' Priller - Heinz Reincke
Firefighter - Alexandre Renaud
Adm. Sir Bertram Ramsay - John Robinson
Col. Schiller - Paul Edwin Roth
Minor Role - Marcel Rouzé
Gen. Hans von Salmuth - Ernst Schröder
Luftwaffe Major - Dietmar Schönherr
Lt. Col. Helmuth Meyer - Heinz Spitzner
Lt. Gen. Omar N. Bradley - Nicholas Stuart
German Officer - Hans Söhnker
Housekeeper - Alice Tissot
German Officer - Serge Tolstoy
French Commando - Michel Tureau
Paratrooper - Roland Urban
First Landed Paratrooper in a Garden - Lionel Vitrant
Pemsel's Adjutant - Vicco von Bülow
US Army Medic - Joe Warfield
French Spitfire Pilot - Dominique Zardi