Yangtse Incident: The Story of H.M.S. Amethyst

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In 1949, during the Chinese Civil War, British warship H.M.S. Amethyst sails up the Yangtse river but on the return trip finds its way blocked by a barrage fire from the Communist Chinese shore batteries.
Director: Michael Anderson

Writers: Lawrence Earl (book), Franklin Gollings (idea: and Official Admiralty Records) | 1 more credit »
Stars: Richard Todd, William Hartnell, Akim Tamiroff |