Counterpoint

  • 1967
  • Movie
  • NR
  • War

One of those rare films in which Heston is not in a toga, a doublet, or spurs. He is the conductor of a large orchestra giving a concert in a small European town in the winter of 1944. The town is bombed, and the orchestra scurries for cover. Heston puts the musicians on a bus which is later stopped by German soldiers led by Diffring. The German take the...read more