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Long and the Short and the Tall, The


UK 1960, 101 minutes
Dir. Leslie Norman
Rating: [PG]
Genres: Classics, Action/Adventure / War

Topics: Period 1940s, Stageplay.


Aroview: A taut WW2 drama, based on a stageplay, set around a dysfunctional British patrol caught out behind enemy lines in Burma.

Hinging on the treatment and fate of a captured Japanese soldier, this examines the no-win moral corruption of wartime, with a particularly memorable performance from Laurence Harvey as a troublesome cockney.

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