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They were expendable / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; a John Ford production ; screen play by Frank Wead ; directed by John Ford.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster DVD THE Classic (Text) 72436000067883 DVDs Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (135 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, Ca : Warner Bros. Entertainment: [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Videodisc release of a 1945 motion picture.
Based on the book by William L. White.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Joseph H. August ; editors, Frank E. Hull and Douglass Biggs ; music, Herbert Stothart.
Participant or Performer Note:
Robert Montgomery, John Wayne, Donna Reed, Jack Holt, Ward Bond.
Summary, etc.:
Supplies are dwindling. Troops are hopelessly outnumbered. But even in defeat therre is victory. The defenders of the Philippines--including PT-boat skippers John Brickley and Rusty Ryan--will give the U.S. war effort time to regroup after the devastation of Pearl Harbor.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > Philippines > Drama.
Torpedo-boats > Drama.
Fighter planes > Drama.
Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands) > Drama.
Philippines > Drama.
Genre: Historical films.
War films.

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