A Walk in the Sun Poster

Release Date: 1946

DVD Release Date: November 24th, 2009

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 57 min

Plot Summary
When a GI platoon lands on the beaches of Italy during World War II, the troops face uncertainty and danger with every step. Those who survive the initial landing, including Sgt. Tyne (Dana Andrews) and Sgt. Ward (Lloyd Bridges), pursue a mission to take control of a farmhouse and blow up a nearby bridge. When the soldiers are not involved in enemy engagements,they pass the time in conversation while marching through the Italian countryside, but they always keep their objectives in mind.

Cast: Dana Andrews, Richard Conte, Sterling Holloway, John Ireland, George Tyne, Lloyd Bridges, Herbert Rudley, Norman Lloyd

Director: Lewis Milestone

Genres: War

Production Co: Lewis Milestone Productions Inc.

Keywords: 1940s, Tense, Quest, Soldier


Nominated Film and British Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1952)