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129 minutes
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Synopsis:
Supplies are dwindling. Troops are hopelessly outnumbered. But even in defeat there is victory. The defenders of the Philippines - including PT-boat skippers John Brickley (Robert Montgomery) and Rusty Ryan (John Wayne) - will give the U.S. war effort time to regroup after the devastation of Pearl Harbor. Director John Ford's World War II tale knows its battle-scarred topic first-hand. Montgomery was himself a Pacific PT-boat commander and a valorous Bronze Star recipient. Ford filmed the Academy Award - winning documentary Battle of Midway. And Wayne creates a portrait of patriotic resolve as only he can.
They Were Expendable salutes all who expended themselves during some of the war's bleakest hours.
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Directors:
Writers:
William L. White, Frank Wead
Others:
A. Arnold Gillespie, Douglas Shearer
Genres:
Action & Adventure, Classics, Drama
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Release Date:
21/08/2006
Run Time:
129 minutes

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