Exodus 1960

Synopsis:

The theme is the founding of the state of Israel. The action begins on a ship filled with Jewish immigrants bound for Israel who are being off loaded on Cyprus. An Intelligence officer succeeds in getting them back on board their ship only to have the harbor blocked by the British with whom they must negotiate. The second part deals with declaring independence and the resulting warring.

Directed by: Otto Preminger
Runtime: 208 minutes
Critics score:
Cast:
Paul Newman
Paul Newman
Ari Ben Canaan 
Eva Marie Saint
Eva Marie Saint
Kitty Fremont 
Ralph Richardson
Ralph Richardson
Gen. Sutherland 
Peter Lawford
Peter Lawford
Maj. Caldwell 
Lee J. Cobb
Lee J. Cobb
Barak Ben Canaan 
Sal Mineo
Sal Mineo
Dov Landau