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The Devil's BrigadeDirector: Andrew V. McLaglen
Screen legend William Holden stars in this riveting World War II saga based on the true story of the First Special Service. Lt. Col. Robert T. Frederick (Holden) takes on the daunting task of melding a renegade group of American and Canadian recruits into a crack team of commando warriors. Frederick's superiors doubt the rookies until Frederick's volunteers them for a perilous attack on a Nazi stronghold in the mountains.
Wake IslandDirector: John Farrow
The first realistic American film made about World War II, this hard-hitting drama is based on the incredible true story of a handful of U.S. Marines holding out against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault and battling their way to glory and into the pages of history.
Disputed PassageDirector: Frank Borzage
A medical student struggles to fully surrender to his teacher’s philosophy of keeping the sterility of science separate from the warmth of the human spirit after he falls in love with a Chinese woman of American descent raised in Shanghai.
The Long and the Short and the Tall aka Jungle FightersDirector: Leslie Norman
Seven British trapped behind Japanese lines can scarcely stop to fight the enemy when they're at each others throats. When they capture a lone Japanese scout and proceed to argue over his fate, the terrible truths of war begin to come out.
The Train (Special Edition)Director: John Frankenheimer
Paris, August 1944… with the Allied army closing in on German commander and art fanatic Colonel Franz Von Waldheim, he decides to steal a vast collection of rare French paintings and loads them onto a train bound for Berlin. But when a beloved French patriot is murdered while trying to sabotage Von Waldheim’s scheme, Labiche, a stalwart member of the Resistance, vows to stop the train at any cost.
Five Graves to CairoDirector: Billy Wilder
John J. Bramble, the sole survivor of a British tank crew, makes his way to a desolate desert town where he is given refuge by a hotel owner and a French chambermaid who prepare to receive General Erwin Rommel and his German staff. Posing as the hotel’s waiter, Bramble attempts to infiltrate Rommel’s inner circle.
Red Ball ExpressDirector: Oscar "Budd" Boetticher
General Patton’s Third Army is in desperate need of supplies after a successful invasion of Paris. An elite military truck force is established to deliver goods to the soldiers. Members of this platoon must not only withstand minefields and Nazi resistance, they must also learn to overcome their personal and racial prejudices towards one another.