Fixed Bayonets

  |  Buy to Own: 03/10/2007
  |  Watch Now: 06/04/2009
  |  92 min
Rated PG by the BBFC
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Samuel Fuller writes and directs this unsentimental portrait of life for a platoon of weary soldiers in the Korean War. With an American division of 15,000 men trapped and ammunition running low, a plan is hatched to fool the enemy into believing they are still in place while they make a hasty retreat. To do this, a small party is ordered to stand guard while the main troops leave, with a reluctant Corporal Denno (Richard Basehart) soon forced to assume command, as one by one his superior officers are killed.

Contains moderate violence
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