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The Virgin Soldiers

Directed by John Dexter
United Kingdom, 1969
Drama, War, Comedy


A group of young British soldiers billeted in Singapore of the year 1950 dreaming about winning the love of the daughter of the Regimental Sergeant Major.

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The Virgin Soldiers Directed by John Dexter

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  • Daniel S.'s rating of the film The Virgin Soldiers

    ***1/2. I love dramatic comedies when death unexpectedly appears in the middle of a comic scene. Italian directors master this difficult genre but you can still find hidden pearls in World Cinema as Americans elegantly and tactfully call non US movies. So here's a British film of the late 60's which may quench your thirst. Antimilitarist yes but classy. Discovery of the month. Recommended.

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