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John Ford United States, 1945

Jack D. Fleischer's rating of the film They Were Expendable

The final third is really captivating, and has a nice pseudo-documentary feel that kind of eclipses the rest of the movie. Some of the images surrounding the repair of the boats are incredibly well thought and run deep. The final exchange somehow aberrant, discursive. Worth watching...