|  Buy to Own: 08/11/1993
  |  86 min
Rated 15 by the BBFC


Set during WWII, eight Italian soldiers are sent to guard an apparently deserted island off the Greek coast, but are marooned after their ship is sunk. The island is inhabited and whilst the war rages on the soldiers soon forget the reason for being there, setting up a community with the Greek inhabitants. Won an Oscar for Best Foreign Film.