where eagles dare?

Is Where Eagles Dare a true story?
Where Eagles Dare is a World War 2 movie that was made in 1968. ... Hutton, and it was filmed in Bavaria and Austria. The novel, upon which the movie was based, was written by Alistair Maclean, who also wrote the screenplay and this is one of the reasons that the movie is faithful to the book version. Apr 29, 2016
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What castle was used in Where Eagles Dare?
The castle – Hohenwerfen Castle, Werfen, Austria; filmed in January 1968. Cable car – Feuerkogel Seilbahn at Ebensee, Austria; filmed in January 1968.
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Where did they film Where Eagles Dare?
Unlike so many shoot-'em-up-and-churn-'em-out war movies, it was filmed largely on location, in Austria and Bavaria. The Schloss Adler is a real castle ; the Alpine village is a real village; the cable car to the castle is a real cable car. Apr 1, 2020
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Why is there a helicopter in Where Eagles Dare?
The helicopter seen landing in the castle courtyard is a Bell model 47G, not built until well after the war. While the Germans had a small number of working helicopters during the war (none of which would have been readily available to the filmmakers), the Bell does not make a convincing stand-in for any of them.
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