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Rated: 7.7 out of 10 with 7,470 votes.
Shortly after Pearl Harbor, a squadron of PT-boat crews in the Philippines must battle the Navy brass between skirmishes with the Japanese. The title says it all about the Navy's attitude towards the PT-boats and their crews.
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7.7N/AUnited StatesEnglishIMDb
Main Actors:
Lt. John Brickley
Lt. (J.G.) 'Rusty' Ryan
Lt. Sandy Davyss
General Martin
"Boats" Mulcahey, Chief Boats...
Ens. 'Snake' Gardner
Ens. 'Andy' Andrews
Major James Morton
Lt. (J.G.) 'Shorty' Long
Ens. George Cross
'Ohio'
Ens. Tony Aiken
'Slug' Mahan T.M. 1c
'Squarehead' Larsen SC 2c
The General
'Dad' Knowland
Silver Dollar Bartender (uncr...
Title:They Were Expendable
Release Date:
Directed by:John Ford
Genres:DramaActionWar
Keywords:Based-On-Novel-Or-BookWorld-War-IiPearl-HarborNavyPhilippinesPacific-Theater1940S
Alternative Titles:I sacrificati di Bataan, Les sacrifiés, Schnellboote vor Bataan
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