Classic World War Ii War Films

Overview

Package Description: "This Classic World War II War Films Collector's Edition contains some of the finest action-packed war films to ever be included in one DVD collector's edition. Each is loaded with Hollywood stars and non-stop adventure and is a must have for all war film buffs. Disc One: A Walk In The Sun 1946 117 Min. B&W Starring: Dana Andrews, Richard Conte, John Ireland Sgt. Tyne and his men are ordered to take an isolated Italian farmhouse that is defeated by Nazi soldiers. As they prepare to ...
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Overview

Package Description: "This Classic World War II War Films Collector's Edition contains some of the finest action-packed war films to ever be included in one DVD collector's edition. Each is loaded with Hollywood stars and non-stop adventure and is a must have for all war film buffs. Disc One: A Walk In The Sun 1946 117 Min. B&W Starring: Dana Andrews, Richard Conte, John Ireland Sgt. Tyne and his men are ordered to take an isolated Italian farmhouse that is defeated by Nazi soldiers. As they prepare to attack, each man reveals his true character with all its fears, motivations and weaknessess. Gung Ho 1943 89 Min. B&W Starring: Randolph Scott, Noah Beery, Jr., Robert Mitchum Under the command of Marine Colonel Thorwald (Randolph Scott), this battalion is trained in all forms of jungle warfare in order to prepare for an all-important raid on Japanese held Makim Island. Disc Two: Go For Broke 1951 92 Min. B&W Starring: Van Johnson, Gianna Maria Canale, Kane Nakano We follow the command of Lt. Michael Grayson (Van Johnson), a bigoted Texan assigned to shape men into a fighting unit. Lt. Grayson's prejudices evaporate as the platoon distinguishes itself in battle with valor and bravery. Ski Troop Attack 1960 61 Min. B&W Starring Michael Forest, Frank Wolff, Wally Campo A crack American Army ski patrol, working behind German lines during World War II, is assigned the suicide mission of blowing up an important railroad bridge deep inside Germany. In Which We Serve 1942 114 Min. B&W Starring: Noel Coward, John Mills, Bernard Miles In Which We Serve is a landmark film that captures the spirit and morale of the British Navy during World War Two. The story is about the sinking of the British destroyer, HMS Torrin, during the Battle of Crete and is told via flashbacks in the style made famous by Orson Welles in Citizen Kane."
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Special Features

5 full length feature films on 2 DVDs; Black & white; Fully restored and enhanced digital masters; Interactive menus; Original graphics; Film information; Chapters - direct scene access (go straight to your favorite scenes); Biography; Facts & trivia; Special collector's photo gallery
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 12/2/2003
  • UPC: 011891930253
  • Rating:

  • Source: Tgg Direct
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Presentation: Black & White
  • Sound: Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English
  • Time: 7:53:00
  • Format: DVD

Scene Index

Side #1 -- A Walk in the Sun/Gung Ho
1. A Special Battalion [11:53]
2. Our Motto [10:21]
3. The Real Thing [10:38]
4. Makin Island [10:10]
5. Landing Party [11:36]
6. Death at Dawn [9:54]
7. Let 'Em Have It, Raiders [13:28]
8. The Great Task [8:45]
1. Mare Nostrum [16:46]
2. GI Dirt [13:17]
3. A Stinking Situation [15:59]
4. In the Pink [17:58]
5. Dear Frances [12:46]
6. One Battle Too Many [14:12]
7. Nobody Dies [13:39]
8. Jack Be Nimble, Jack Be Quick [12:14]
Side #2 -- Go for Broke/Ski Troop Attack/In Which We Serve
1. Lieutenant Grayson [15:07]
2. Picturesque Italy [9:29]
3. Buongiorno, Signorina [12:31]
4. Squad Leaders Up Front [9:55]
5. Rubble From Another War [8:13]
6. Honorary Texans [15:38]
7. The Lost Battalion [8:25]
8. Yankee Know-How [11:19]
1. The Story of a Ship [14:21]
2. H.M.S. Torrin [15:22]
3. State of War [14:29]
4. Honeymoon [8:17]
5. Torpedo Amidships [4:49]
6. Time Marches On [13:41]
7. Blitzkrieg [13:16]
8. Eternal Pride [15:20]
1. Eyes Behind the Lines [9:08]
2. Recon Opportunity [6:32]
3. The Trap [6:57]
4. Cat and Mouse [8:07]
5. Base Camp [6:34]
6. Better Luck Next Time [9:34]
7. Mining the Bridge [6:00]
8. Retreat [7:58]
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Menu

Side #1 -- A Walk in the Sun/Gung Ho
   Play All
   Gung Ho
   A Walk in the Sun
   Extras
      About the Films
      Facts and Trivia
      Photo Gallery
      Bios
         Dana Andrews
         Richard Conte
         John Ireland
         Lloyd Bridges
         Randolph Scott
         Robert Mitchum
Side #2 -- Go for Broke/Ski Troop Attack/In Which We Serve
   Play All
   Go for Broke
   In Which We Serve
   Ski Troop Attack
   Extras
      About the Films
      Facts and Trivia
      Trailer "In Which We Serve"
      Photo Gallery
      Bios
         Van Johnson
         Roger Corman
         John Mills
         Noel Coward
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