Battleground (1949)

Format:   DVD 
 
An Oscar-winning account of the Battle of the Bulge, director William Wellman's stirring wartime drama chronicles the struggles of a company of American soldiers trapped by the Germans in Bastogne during the fighting. Van Johnson, John Hodiak, Ricardo Montalban, and George Murphy star as members of the unit who must face deadly enemy fire, dwindling supplies, harsh weather, and their own crippling fears. With Marshall Thompson, Jerome Courtland, James Whitmore. 118 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Spanish, French; featurette; bonus short "Little Rural Riding Hood" (1949).
Academy Award ®
Winner: Best Original Screenplay, Best Cinematography (Black and White)
Nominee: Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor (James Whitmore), Best Director (William Wellman), Best Editing
 
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