In World War II, the island of Malta, strategically located and vital to supply lines in the Mediterranean Sea, is fiercely attacked by the Germans, but staunchly defended by the British.
IMDb rating: 6.5
Director: Brian Desmond Hurst
Writers: Thorold Dickinson (idea), Peter De Sarigny (idea) (as Peter de Sarigny)
Stars: Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Anthony Steel