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21 Hours at Munich

(Filmways Pictures. 1976 TV. color. 101 mins.)

Movie Synopsis:

The shocking true-life tragedy of the 1972 Twentieth Olympiad, when athletes from around the world convened in Munich, and laid aside their political differences... but a group of Arab terrorists brought their holy war across the continent and took Israeli athletes hostage.

Directed by:
William A. Graham
Major Cast (alphabetical):
Richard BasehartWilly Brandt
Carmelo CelsoBadran
Michael DegenMohammed Khadif
ric FalkRomano
Heinz FeldhausBandt's Aide
Reto FeurerSalah
Herbert FuxShorr
Abraham GabisonHalfin
Joachim GeislerAbu Kalfa
Martin GilatWeinberger
Günther Maria HalmerSpitzer
Ullrich Haupt (II) Israli Coach
Franz Gunther HeiderSamir
David HessBerger
William HoldenManfred Schreiber
James HurleyAvery Brundage
Sammy KazianDenawi
Shirley KnightAnnaliese Graese
Walter KohutFeldhaus
Ernest LenartBen Horin
Georg MarischkaGenscher
Bernhard MelcerSlavin
Franco NeroIssa
Jan NiklasSchreiber's Aide
Julio PinheiroPaulo
Anthony QuayleGeneral Zamir
Else QueckeGolda Meir
Osman RaghebPrime Minister Sedki
Franz RudnickTroger
Paul Smith (I)Gutfreund
Djamchio SoheiliTouny
Noel WillmanMerk
Dan van HusenTony
Wilfried von AackenSpringer
Written by:
Howard Fast
Edward Hume
Serge Groussard (book: The Blood of Israel)
Cinematography by:
Jost Vacano
Music by:
Laurence Rosenthal
Produced by:
Robert Greenwald
Frank Von Zerneck
Executive Producer:
Edward S. Feldman