The Battle of Algiers (re-release) Image

Universal acclaim - based on 20 Critics

User Score

Generally favorable reviews- based on 48 Ratings

Summary: This 1965 film chronicles the Algerian people's struggle to overthrow the French Colonial Government in the mid-1950s.
Runtime: 121 min
Production: Igor Film
Genres: Drama, History, War
Countries: Italy, Algeria
Languages: English, French, Arabic, Italian
Home Release Date: Sep 21, 2004
Director Credit
Gillo Pontecorvo Director
Writer Credit
Franco Solinas Writer
Gillo Pontecorvo Writer
Cast Credit
Brahim Hadjadj Ali La Pointe
Franco Morici Cast
Fusia El Kader Halima
Gene Wesson Cast
Jean Martin Col. Mathieu
Michele Kerbash Fathia
Mohamed Ben Kassen Petit Omar
Omar Cast
Samia Kerbash One Of The Girls
Tommaso Neri Captain
Ugo Paletti Captain
Yacef Saadi Djafar
Producer Credit
Antonio Musu Producer
Fred Baker Executive Producer
Yacef Saadi Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: