Filming of 'Up from the Beach,' 1964
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: November 1, 2018
Bob Milnes ©Stars and Stripes
Cherbourg, France, November, 1964: Cliff Robertson makes "rabbit ears" behind the head of Red Buttons as the two actors take a break during the filming of "Up from the Beach," a movie about the days that followed the D-Day landings in Normandy in June, 1944.
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