The Heroes

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Heroes is a Macaroni Combat movie from 1973 directed by Duccio Tessari, starring Rod Steiger, Rod Taylor, Gianni Garko


Main Details

  • Released in 1973
  • Color, widescreen, 105min
  • Director: Duccio Tessari
  • Screenplay: Sergio Donati, Luciano Vincenzoni
  • Starring: Rod Steiger, Rod Taylor, Gianni Garko, Aldo Giuffrè, Rosanna Schiaffino, Claude Brasseur
  • Music: Riz Ortolani
  • Companies: United Artists (USA)
  • Country: Italy, France, Spain

Also known as

  • Gli Eroi (Italy)
  • The Heroes (USA)
  • Fünf Galgenvögel auf dem Weg nach Tobruk (Germany)
  • Fünf Himmelhunde auf dem Weg nach Tobruk (Germany)
  • Die Helden von Afrika (Germany, video)
  • Los Heroes Millionarios (Spain)


Rod Steiger was reportedly a last minute replacement for Yul Brynner

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