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78 Ratings


Directed by Robert Aldrich
United States, 1956
Drama, Action, War


During the closing days of WWII, a National Guard Infantry Company is assigned the task of setting up artillery observation posts in a strategic area. Lieutenant Costa knows that Cooney is in command only because of ‘connections’ he had made state-side.

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Directed by Robert Aldrich

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1956 | Golden Lion

1956 | 2 wins including: Italian Film Critics Award (In Competition)

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