Exodus 1960

Synopsis:

Based on Leon Uris' novel, this historical epic provides a dramatic backstory to the creation of the state of Israel in 1948, in the aftermath of World War II. Ari Ben Canaan, a passionate member of the Jewish paramilitary group Haganah, attempts to transport 600 Jewish refugees on a dangerous voyage from Cyprus to Palestine on a ship named the Exodus. He faces obstruction from British forces, who will not grant the ship passage to its destination.

Directed by: Otto Preminger
Written by: Dalton Trumbo
Runtime: 208 minutes
Critics score:
Tagline: The drama and the passion of one of the epic events of the twentieth century !
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