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1 hr. 46 min.

Plot Summary
Put in charge of a group of disgruntled British soldiers in the midst of World War II, Lt. Jim Perry (David Niven) tries to find a way to both train and unite the men. While Sgt. Fletcher (Billy Hartnell) attempts to take a forceful approach with the troops, Perry looks for the right mix of his own gentle temperament and the demands of a leader. When the soldiers eventually find themselves in Africa facing General Rommel's impressive forces, they must find a way to fight together.

Cast: David Niven , Stanley Holloway , Raymond Huntley , James Donald , John Laurie , Leslie Dwyer , Hugh Burden , Jimmie Hanley

Director: Carol Reed

Genres: War

The Way Ahead (1944)

Release Date: January 1st, 1944|1 hr. 46 min.

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