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Title World War II action collection. Vol. 1
Published Portland, OR : Allegro Corp., [2007]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  940.5373 Wwt/Aco  AVAILABLE
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 384 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in
Contents Disc 1. Gung ho! (1943, 87 min.) ; Five for Hell (1969, 90 min.) - Disc 2. A walk in the sun (1945, 117 min.) ; Hell in Normandy (1968, 90 min.)
Summary Gung ho!: Based on the true story of the Marine 2nd Raider Battalion's raid on the Japanese held Island of Makin
Five for Hell: Five misfit soldiers are sent on a suicide mission behind enemy lines to steal secret Nazi attack plans
A walk in the sun: Based on the novel by Harry Brown. Sgt. Tyne leads an Army infantry platoon, from their landing at Salerno, Italy to their brutal, final assault on a Nazi held farmhouse near Rome
Hell in Normandy: A special team of American commandos parachute into occupied Normandy to destroy a German flame-thrower installation, which threatens the Allied landing on Omaha Beach
Notes Title from container
Duration on container: 7 hrs. 54 min
Credits Gung ho!: screenplay, Lucien Hubbard ; producer, Walter Wanger ; director, Ray Enright
Five for Hell: screenplay, Renato Izzo, Gianfranco Parolini ; producers, Paolo Moffa, Aldo Addobbati ; director, Frank Kramer
A walk in the sun: screenplay, Robert Rossen ; producer/director, Lewis Milestone
Hell in Normandy: screenplay, Enzo Gicca ; director, Al Bradley
Cast Gung ho!: Randolph Scott, Alan Curtis, Noah Beery, Jr., J. Carrol Naish, Sam Levene, Robert Mitchum
Five for Hell: John Garko, Margaret Lee, Klaus Kinski
A walk in the sun: Dana Andrews, Richard Conte, George Tyne, John Ireland, Lloyd Bridges
Hell in Normandy: Guy Madison, Peter Lee Lawrence, Erika Blanc
Notes DVD, NTSC, all regions
Available for Deakin University staff and students only
Subject United States. Marine Corps. Marine Raider Battalion, 2nd -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama.
Makin Atoll, Raid on, Kiribati, 1942 -- Drama.
Espionage -- Drama.
Parachute troops -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
War films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings.
Author Enright, Ray, 1896-1965.
Parolini, Gianfranco, 1930-
Milestone, Lewis, 1895-1980.
Brescia, Alfonso.
Scott, Randolph, 1898-1987.
Curtis, Alan, 1909-1953.
Beery, Noah, 1913-1994.
Naish, J. Carrol, 1896-1973.
Levene, Sam, 1905-1980.
Mitchum, Robert.
Garko, Gianni, 1935-
Lee, Margaret, 1943-
Kinski, Klaus.
Andrews, Dana, 1909-1992.
Conte, Richard, 1910-1975.
Tyne, George.
Ireland, John, 1914-1992.
Bridges, Lloyd.
Madison, Guy.
Lawrence, Peter Lee, 1945-1974.
Blanc, Erika, 1942-
Brown, Harry, 1917-1986. Walk in the sun
Allegro Corporation.
ISBN 9781587100109
Other Titles Collective title on disc menu: World War II collection