A Prize of Arms (1962)

A Prize of Arms is a 1962 British crime film directed by Cliff Owen and starring Stanley Baker, Helmut Schmid, Patrick Magee and Tom Bell with early appearances by several actors including Fulton Mackay, Tom Adams and Rodney Bewes. Set in 1956, the film follows a criminal gang as it tries to rob an army pay convoy during the Suez Crisis.

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Helmut Schmid


Col. Fowler

RSM Hicks

Capt. Stafford

Kenneth MacKintosh
Capt. Nicholson

Frank Gatliff
Maj. Palmer

Cpl. Freeman

John Rees
Sgt. Jones

Tom Adams
Cpl. Glenn

Sgt. Reeves

Rodney Bewes
Pvt. Maynard

Richard Bidlake
Lt. Waddington

Douglas Blackwell

Lt. Ellison

Frank Coda

Michael Collins

David Conville
Capt. James


Trailer for the movie A Prize of Arms.
A Prize of Arms (1962) - Official Movie Trailer

Release Date12 October 1962
Filming LocationsRoyal Navy Air Station, Ford, West Sussex, England, UK
Sound MixMono
ColorBlack and White

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