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Number: KLSC24924BR

WAKE ISLAND (1942) (BLU-RAY)
Starring:  Brian Donlevy, Rod Cameron, MacDonald Carey, Albert Dekker, Robert Preston, William Bendix, Walter Abel
Directed By:  John Farrow

They fought their way to glory! From John Farrow, the acclaimed director of Five Came Back, Calcutta, The Big Clock, Night Has a Thousand Eyes and Plunder of the Sun, comes this thrilling World War II classic starring Brian Donlevy (The Great McGinty), Robert Preston (Beau Geste), Macdonald Carey (Shadow of a Doubt), Albert Dekker (Dr. Cyclops) and William Bendix (Lifeboat). The first realistic American film made about World War II, this hard-hitting drama is based on the incredible true story of a handful of U.S. Marines holding out against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault and battling their way to glory and into the pages of history. Wake Island received Oscar nominations for Best Picture, Director, Supporting Actor (Bendix) and Original Screenplay (W. R. Burnett, Frank Butler).

Blu-ray Extras Include:
NEW Audio commentary by Filmmaker/Historian Steve Mitchell and Combat Films: American Realism Author Steven Jay Rubin
Theatrical Trailer
Dual-Layered BD50 Disc
Optional English Subtitles

Running Time: 88 MIN
Optional English Subtitles: Yes
Color Type: B&W
Country: U.S.
Language: English
Genres: War, Drama

  
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