The Silent Invasion

The Silent Invasion is a low budget 1962 British film.[1]

The Silent Invasion
"The Silent Invasion" (1962).jpg
Belgian poster
Directed byMax Varnel
Produced byEdward J. Danziger
Harry Lee Danziger
Written byBrian Clemens
StarringEric Flynn
Petra Davies
Francis de Wolff
Martin Benson
Music byBill LeSage
CinematographyJames Wilson (as Jimmy Wilson)
Edited byDerek Parsons
Danziger Productions
Distributed byPlanet Film Distributors (UK)
Release date
31 January 1962 (UK)
Running time
70 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom


During WW II, a German garrison is stationed in the small French town of Mereux. French local Maria falls in love with German captain Eric Von Strafen. However, the romance comes to an abrupt end when her brother, a saboteur working for the Resistance, is killed. Maria now vows to exact revenge and to help the French Resistance any way she can.


Critical receptionEdit

TV Guide thought the film "overwrought and too unrealistic to be taken seriously."[2]


  1. ^ "The Silent Invasion (1961)". BFI.
  2. ^ "The Silent Invasion".

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